Integrative Approach to Back Pain: A Case Study

I’d like to share a story about a woman with whom I recently worked who was struggling with severe back pain.  We will call her Susan. Susan was diagnosed with herniated discs (disc bulges) as well as spondylolisthesis (vertebrae slipping on each

Golf Clinic today – SUCCESS!!!!

We had another great Golf Clinic today for Stroke Survivors and those with Parkinson’s.  What a successful and fun afternoon!  The smiles were abundant, the laughter plentiful and successful putts occuring.   The weather today just added to the enjoyment – it

What is causing your pain? It may be your shoes!

Do you have back or neck pain?  Do your knees hurt?  Do you ever feel that your balance could be better?  This could all be related to improper alignment at your feet! We know the importance of a good foundation in a

Therapy should be fun!

This story is an excellent example of how therapy should be enjoyable!   The man featured in this story is recovering from two strokes.  The dance instructor had both hips replaced.  No matter what your problem is, find a way to continue

Stroke Awareness Event

For those of you local to Rancho Mirage, CA, come join us on May 17th from 10:30 to noon.  New Beginning Physical Therapy is one of the proud sponsors of this event to raise awareness of strokes, stroke prevention and resources available

Behaviors for Stroke Prevention

The following are things that you can control to lessen your chance of having a stroke. Control your blood pressure.  Maintain close communication with your doctor to determine if you need medication.  Lifestyle changes, such as exercise, weight loss, dietary changes can