5 tips for Safely Exercising in the Heat

By Jolie Koesters | Therapy Services

Dr. Lili Wells, PT | Clinic Manager Many of us are choosing to bring our workouts outdoors to make the most of the beautiful weather. While the warmth is refreshing, […]

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Rehab Therapy: Living with Alzheimer’s

By Jolie Koesters | Therapy Services

Dr. Lilli Wells, PT | Clinic Manager Today, an estimated 5.8 million Americans 65 and older have Alzheimer’s disease, and that number is expected to rise to 13.8 million by […]

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Breast Cancer Recovery and Lymphedema: How Physical Therapy Can Help

By Jolie Koesters | Therapy Services

Dr. Lili Wells, PT | Clinic Manager Most patients recover quickly after breast cancer surgery and have no lingering problems. When problems do occur, they include: Difficulty moving the arm […]

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Falls Prevention: How Physical and Occupational Therapy Can Help

By Jolie Koesters | Therapy Services

Dr. Lili Wells, PT | Clinic Manager Falls and fear of falling can diminish your ability to lead a full, independent life. A fall can result in unwanted outcomes, including […]

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Backpack Safety Tips

By Jolie Koesters | Therapy Services

Dr. Lili Wells, PT | Clinic Manager A backpack that isn’t used properly can cause back problems or even injury. Children — or anyone wearing a backpack — should follow […]

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The Role of Physical Therapy in Men’s Pelvic Health

By Jolie Koesters | Therapy Services

Dr. Lili Wells, PT / Clinic Manager One out of five Americans, both men and women, suffers from some type of pelvic floor dysfunction. Muscle tension or weakness in the […]

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What is Occupational Therapy?

By Jolie Koesters | Therapy Services

Elizabeth Labadie, OT When you’re faced with barriers in life due to disability, injury or illness, an occupational therapist is the person who asks “What matters to you?” instead of […]

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Childhood Obesity: Prevention and Intervention

By Jolie Koesters | Therapy Services

Guest post by: Vanessa Hoff, PT  As a physical therapist, my job is not only to help restore physical function and mobility but also to promote overall wellness. For ideal […]

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When the Weather Gets Cold, Don’t Forget to Warm Up

By Jolie Koesters | Therapy Services

Whether dealing with an unprecedented Arctic chill or simply a cooler than normal winter day in Iowa, colder weather impacts how we exercise. It can be hard to motivate yourself […]

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10 Ways Therapy Can Help Post-COVID

By RehabVisions Fairfield | Therapy Services

Physical, occupational and speech therapy can be a great service for patients recovering from COVID-19. Here are 10 ways that therapists can help: Aerobic training to improve cardiovascular and pulmonary […]

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