By Dr. Jenny Kern, PT, DPT Rheumatoid arthritis. Fibromyalgia. Amputation. There are countless diagnoses and conditions out there with intimidating words. It’s hard to not take these diagnoses personally when they become a part of your medical history; however, you don't introduce yourself, “Hi, my name...

Physical therapy might be something you've had a brief experience with – maybe after injury, or surgery for example. Many people associate PT with elite athletes returning to their sports after a serious injury. Plenty of people also assume that because they aren't elite athletes,...

  If you're one of the millions of people affected by arthritis, you probably already know the aching, burning, even sharp pain and/or stiffness that comes with it. Arthritis has several causes, and no matter what led to yours it's likely a source of discomfort and...