Crazy enough to exercise outdoors in this frigid weather? Our Hyattsville physical therapists applaud your efforts, but urge you to do so safely

January 17, 2018

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  Winter has not been kind to much of the country so far this season, and we’re still only in early January. With more than two months remaining before the first signs of spring may begin to appear, it’s likely that the East Coast will have several more cold spells to come. For many, even […]

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Could orthotics be the solution to your foot pain in Glenn Dale?

December 20, 2017

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The way in which your feet connect with the ground has a great impact on how you walk or run, and whether or not you’ll deal with pain in the process. The feet are the foundation for these types of movement, and if they strike the ground incorrectly when walking or running, it can start […]

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How to drop the pounds without the pills from our Laurel physical therapists

December 12, 2017

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These days, it feels like every month or so a new dietary trend emerges that promises to be “the one” that will solve all your weight loss problems and finally help you drop those pounds. If you’ve already tried a few—or perhaps even several—of these apparently easy solutions to losing weight without any success, then […]

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Physical therapists offer tips on how to avoid overdoing it when exercising

October 19, 2017

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When it comes to exercise, many people just can’t seem to do as much as they’d like to, no matter how hard they try. But then there’s another group of individuals that exist on the other side of the spectrum: the go-getters who exercise on a nearly-constant basis. This may not sound like a bad […]

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Hyattsville physical therapists and the rest of our team recognize Breast Cancer Awareness Month this October

October 10, 2017

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October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, an annual campaign intended to increase awareness of the disease, the screening tools and the treatments available for it. While you may already know some of the facts about breast cancer from personal experience or that of a loved one, what you might not be aware of is the […]

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Laurel physical therapists can effectively address your jaw pain that may be causing headaches

September 28, 2017

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Of all regions of the body that a physical therapist treats, you might think that the jaw would rank quite low on the overall list. But the truth is, disorders of the jaw are actually very common, and they can lead to a host of symptoms like headaches. Problems with the jaw, most of which […]

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Hands-on physical therapy may be needed to address your back pain in Glenn Dale/Bowie

September 22, 2017

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If you’re suffering from back pain in Glenn Dale/Bowie, we firmly believe that physical therapy is the best course of action you can take in just about every situation. Here at CAM Physical Therapy and Wellness Services, we treat each patient’s back pain with an individual approach, and we focus on utilizing interventions that have […]

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A comprehensive physical therapy treatment program is your best bet for pelvic pain in Hyattsville

August 29, 2017

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Some physical problems, like a sprained ankle or low back pain, can usually be discussed and addressed without much embarrassment. Then there are other issues that fall into a more personal category, and as a result, may be somewhat more difficult to bring up to a medical professional. One personal problem that usually lands in […]

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Our Glenn Dale/Bowie physical therapists often use TENS therapy for pain relief

August 18, 2017

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When each patient walks through our doors at CAM Physical Therapy and Wellness Services, the goal of our Glenn Dale/Bowie physical therapists is to construct a treatment program that addresses their condition as efficiently and effectively as possible. While various types of exercises will account for a large portion of these programs, other interventions are […]

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Sciatica often causes radiating symptoms such as leg pain in Glenn Dale

August 1, 2017

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The sciatic nerve is the largest single nerve in the entire body. It runs from each side of the lower spine through the buttock and into the thigh, all the way down to the foot. This nerve serves an important role in communicating messages from the spinal cord to the legs and feet, and when […]

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