Domestic Violence – What Healthcare Providers Should Know

A post that can help those in the healthcare profession feel more comfortable about screening for domestic violence. … More Domestic Violence – What Healthcare Providers Should Know

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October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month – Facts YOU Need to Know

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and this issue is unfortunately common. Nearly 1 in 4 women and 1 in 7 men have experienced domestic violence from their intimate partner.  As of 2017, I have a female friend who was raped by her then-boyfriend and a male friend who was verbally and psychologically abused by … More October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month – Facts YOU Need to Know

Fact Checkup: Intense Workouts Leading to a Life Threatening Condition?

CNN recently posted a news article called, “Why Intense workouts are leading to a life-threatening condition.” One of my colleagues in the field of physical therapy, Dymire Jones, posted the article and mentioned how it was an example of fear-mongering.  Fear-mongering is the action of deliberately arousing public fear or alarm about a particular issue. … More Fact Checkup: Intense Workouts Leading to a Life Threatening Condition?

Smart Success PT Live Take-Aways

For Memorial Day weekend, I decided to invest in myself by attending the first Smart Success PT Live event in Clearwater Beach, FL.  The weekend conference brought together physical therapists and physical therapy students who were involved in online business courses, marketing courses, or financial planning courses. These courses were taught by some of the … More Smart Success PT Live Take-Aways

Back in Control – A New View on Chronic Pain

  On my morning commute this weekend, I was listening to National Public Radio (NPR.)  It makes the time fly by, and I heard an interesting session of The People’s Pharmacy.  The session was Show 1071 – How You Can Get Relief from Chronic Pain. In this show, they interviewed Dr. David Hanscom, a board certified … More Back in Control – A New View on Chronic Pain