Category: opioids

Try physical therapy before you turn to opioids

Read This Before You Turn To Opioids For Pain Relief

March 15th, 2021

You’ve seen the headlines. You know that opioids are the major driver behind the widespread drug crisis in America — but you might not understand why. If you or a loved one has chronic pain, you may be feeling frustrated and confused about your options, especially after reading about the opioid crisis in America. We’re

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Avoiding the Opioid Trap PT

Avoiding the Opioid Trap — Thanks to Physical Therapy

February 5th, 2021

You have so many things you want or need to do today — but they’ll have to wait until you take your pills. Prescription opioids are powerful medications that can deaden pain for hours at a time. Unfortunately, they can also cause profound new problems in your life, from the risk of an overdose to

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Physical Therapy

Tired of Medications? Get a Drug-Free Treatment with Physical Therapy

September 5th, 2020

Pain can put some extreme limits on your life. While medication can provide temporary relief, it doesn’t actually solve the problem of your pain; rather, it merely masks the symptoms. If you have been living with acute or chronic pain and you’re looking for a natural way to successfully treat your symptoms, contact PTRC (PT

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Opioids for Arthritis Pain

Are You Taking Opioids for Your Arthritis Pain? You Need to Read This.

May 5th, 2020

Arthritis is a general term that actually includes hundreds of different diseases. Whether you have osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, or another type, one of the primary symptoms is inflammation and pain in the joints. Whatever type of arthritis you’re suffering from, you’re likely struggling to overcome varying degrees of pain. If you’re taking opioids for arthritis

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