• Chronic Pain Why Physical Therapy Can Help

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    Imagine this. You wake up in the morning and there is an ache in your arm. Every time you move it there is a little shock that jolts up your shoulder and into your neck area. Even little movements, like reaching to pick up something or trying to steady yourself as you get out of bed. There’s pain with every movement. Every moment. Every day.

    This is the life of someone who lives with chronic physical pain. On the low end, this pain can be manageable. It comes, it goes, and it affects the day to day in a relatively simple way. Then there is the high end. The pain can be debilitating. The pain can make doing every day tasks difficult, if not impossible. This is the kind of pain that hurts.

    For those who live in chronic pain, every day can be a difficulty. Mundane tasks that other people Continue Reading