Did you know that up to 70 percent of stroke survivors experience fatigue, both physically and mentally? It’s not just exhaustion they feel, but struggles with emotions, memory and self-control. It could be infrequent to constant depending on the individual. It can strike without warning, making life, even the simplest tasks, very hard. Fortunately, if…Details
Rather than use words to explain what others think physical therapists do and what we actually do, I found an excellent picture that tells the whole story.
In 2012, it is estimated that about 37,400 people have died because of pancreatic cancer. That is a big number and we all need to be aware of the disease. Fortunately, some of our neighbors are helping spread the word about pancreatic cancer. Logan Robinson, a 13-year-old from Monroeville, opened up November (National Pancreatic Cancer…Details
I want to take this post to recognize the great efforts made by the group called Team Pittsburgh. Who is Team Pittsburgh? They are a group of people made up of transplant recipient athletes, donors, family of donors, health care professionals, friends and family who participate in the U.S. Transplant Games. These games occur every…Details