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Reduce Opioid Consumption and Feel Better with Physical Therapy

January 10th, 2020

Do you take opioids to manage your pain? Well, you’re not alone. Health care providers in the US write over 200 million prescriptions for opioid pain medication every year. The Center for Disease Control and Prevention has even issued guidelines about this and urged safe nondrug alternatives, such as physical therapy. And a recent study

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How Important is Physical Therapy Before and After Surgery?

November 16th, 2019

Are you getting ready to have surgery? If so, you should consider physical therapy before your surgery. Physical therapy prior to surgery helps with a speedy recovery and not only after surgery. Call Sports & Ortho Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine in Chicago & Glenview, IL, today to learn how our physical therapists can help

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Always suffering from aches and pains in your joints? 3 Reasons to consider Physical Therapy!

November 10th, 2019

There’s something oddly satisfying about waking up the morning after a hard workout and feeling a dull ache in your muscles. But when that dull ache migrates to your joints and seems to happen every day, that satisfaction quickly turns to frustration. The answer is not to take anti-inflammatory medication or simply ignore the aches

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