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Common Sports Injuries and How to Manage Them

2019-03-22T13:28:13-04:00

There are many amazing benefits to children and teens participating in sports, but injuries are unfortunately part of the game. March is Brain Injury Month and while not all sports-related injuries are that severe, we want to bring awareness to one of the most common sports-related injuries, concussions, as well as some others our [...]

Common Sports Injuries and How to Manage Them 2019-03-22T13:28:13-04:00

Patient Spotlight – Teaching Better, Faster with Kim

2019-02-20T12:45:05-04:00

As humans, it is in our nature to want to help others and make other people happy. However, this might make us forgetful when it comes to taking care of ourselves, especially when we are on the go 24/7. For Kimberly, our patient spotlight of the month, this realization came to her about 2 [...]

Patient Spotlight – Teaching Better, Faster with Kim 2019-02-20T12:45:05-04:00

Patient Spotlight – Flipping Better, Faster with Bryn

2019-01-08T13:49:08-04:00

Whether you have a new years resolution or a goal you are trying to reach, the hardest part is making sure to be consistent and persistent to get to that goal or even surpass it. For this month’s patient spotlight, we wanted to wrap up the year with a patient who has showed just [...]

Patient Spotlight – Flipping Better, Faster with Bryn 2019-01-08T13:49:08-04:00

Physical Therapy Month: Reasons to #ChoosePT

2018-10-10T15:53:13-04:00

Did you know October is Physical Therapy Month? This year, the American Physical Therapy Association is focused on raising awareness for physical therapy as a safe and effective alternative to using medication for pain management. The theme of this year’s campaign is #ChoosePT and we’re here to support this effort by sharing some of [...]

Physical Therapy Month: Reasons to #ChoosePT 2018-10-10T15:53:13-04:00

Staff Spotlight – National Cancer Survivors Month: Jessica

2018-07-02T12:53:37-04:00

We are always honored to highlight our patients, their stories, and their successful recovery from the many challenges in life. In honor of National Cancer Survivors Month, we wanted to highlight one of our staff members at NJSW, our very own rehab technician Jessica! She has been a survivor of ovarian cancer for about [...]

Staff Spotlight – National Cancer Survivors Month: Jessica 2018-07-02T12:53:37-04:00

Patient Highlight – National Cancer Survivors Month: DJ Mickey

2018-06-21T12:21:37-04:00

Life has a knack for throwing curveballs at you when you least expect it. What makes the difference is how you respond. Do you knock it out of the park, or do you strike out and head back to the dugout?  In honor of National Cancer Survivors Month, we felt it necessary to highlight [...]

Patient Highlight – National Cancer Survivors Month: DJ Mickey 2018-06-21T12:21:37-04:00

Patient Spotlight: Josh

2018-06-18T15:38:05-04:00

Whether your passion lies in the arts, fitness or sports, everything comes with obstacles and challenges.  Sometimes, this can make you want to give up and try something else, but sometimes it drives you to continue to push forward and not let these challenges get in the way of your passion. This month we are [...]

Patient Spotlight: Josh 2018-06-18T15:38:05-04:00

No Allergy Medicine? No Problem! 4 Ways To Treat Your Allergies

2018-04-30T17:14:06-04:00

Spring has finally arrived! For some of us, this also means the beginning of the sneezing, itchy eyes and runny noses. Seasonal allergies affect more than 17 million adults and 6 million kids. Allergies vary from person to person all are on the immune system’s inflammatory reaction to a substance it considers foreign. Seasonal [...]

No Allergy Medicine? No Problem! 4 Ways To Treat Your Allergies 2018-04-30T17:14:06-04:00

Your Second Brain: The Gut

2018-05-02T13:36:22-04:00

Our brains are constantly working 24 hours a day, 7 days a week...even when we’re sleeping! As the saying goes ‘a mind is a terrible thing to waste’. In the US alone, 1 in 5 adults suffer from a mental health illness...that’s over 40 million Americans. One of the most under-recognized factors in the [...]

Your Second Brain: The Gut 2018-05-02T13:36:22-04:00

Back to Basics: Traumatic Brain Injuries

2018-05-16T12:17:39-04:00

As you are reading this, your brain (specifically your parietal lobe) is processing each word and sentence and instantly recognizes and understands it. Reading is something we do and don’t even think about it (no pun intended). Every action begins with nerves sending signals to different parts of our brains. Whether it be deciding [...]

Back to Basics: Traumatic Brain Injuries 2018-05-16T12:17:39-04:00