Cold-realated injuries

By Lisa Piropato, PT, DPT, ATC  It is cold weather outside! Prevention of cold-related injuries is very important for those who love to exercise outdoors all year around! Common cold-related injuries Frostbite is direct freezing to tissues when the skin temperature drops below -0.5…

What is FMS and Y-Balance?

By Matthew Zaudtke, PT, DPT, OCS, ATC, CSCS Movement is critical. The human body was made to move. We have to keep our body in motion to reduce the risks associate with a sedentary lifestyle. Some people maintain motion through participation in athletics or recreational…

In Search for the Ideal Running Form

By Dr. Lisa Piropato What is the optimal way to run? What does the perfect form look like? For runners, there are a few factors to consider before these questions can be answered. A runner needs to consider speed and performance, efficiency, and injury…

Time to Get the Clubs Out!

By Todd Rech It is the time of year to pull out your golf clubs and start preparing for the upcoming season. Will this be the year that you make the elusive hole-in-one, or break 90, or win the club tournament? Whatever your goals are for…

Growing Popularity of Golf Among Youth

A new trend has arisen in youth sports. Golf is on the upswing when it comes to children’s interest in the sport. Compared to other physical and contact sports, golf is rising steadily compared to past years. One of the best features of the sport…

10 Ways a Bike Can Improve Your Health

Thinking about buying a bike for warm weather exercise? Cycling is not just a beneficial workout for your waistline; it impacts your overall health. Not convinced? Check out these 10 little known impacts cycling has on your health.   Improve Sleep Quality Dedicating 20-30…