PT Over Pills

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Baton Rouge Physical Therapy in 225 Magazine

DITCH THE PILLS, EASE THE PAIN: ACCESSIBLE PHYSICAL THERAPY IS HERE, SPONSORED BY BATON ROUGE PHYSICAL THERAPY While prescription opioids are appropriate in certain cases like cancer treatment and end-of-life care, it’s no secret that…

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Get Rid of Headaches with PT

Headaches are no joke – while a mild headache may just be a nuisance, serious headaches can leave victims debilitated and desperately searching for a way to get rid of headaches. Headaches affect 47% of…

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Chronic Pain 101

Chronic pain can be devastating.  You wonder if you’ll ever feel normal again.  You’ve tried everything…. pills, chiropractic, miracle cures, injections.  Or you spend time trying to find the right surgical solution, but no one…

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How Physical Therapists Manage Pain

  As America combats a devastating opioid epidemic, safer, non-opioid treatments have never been of greater need. Physical therapy is among the safe, effective alternatives recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in…

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60% of Adults Prescribed Opioids Have Leftover Pills

Prescription opioid deaths have quadrupled since 1999, yet even as the heartbreaking effect of the opioid epidemic increases, Americans are holding on to—and sharing—their pills. A Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health survey found…

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