Category: Exercise

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Chiron Cares: 3 Ways to Prevent Backpack Pain in Your Child

August 20th, 2019

Almost everything a child needs at school can be found in one place—their back. From books and notepads to pens and a laptop, a child’s backpack includes all the supplies they need to succeed. But did you know that these backpacks could be the underlying cause for spinal pain in your child? That hundreds of

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Increase Your Physical Activity with These 7 Tips

July 20th, 2019

Getting daily exercise doesn’t have to be an “all or nothing” scenario, even though it may sometimes seem like it. Perhaps you had a long day at work, or you have to spend time driving your kids around to their extracurricular activities, or maybe it’s raining and thundering and you simply don’t have the energy.

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Improve Your Overall Health with These 5 Stretching Benefits

July 10th, 2019

Stretching is a very important part of physical therapy. In fact, most physical therapists will incorporate some sort of targeted stretches into the treatment plans they create. While strength and endurance exercises are also undoubtedly important parts of physical therapy, stretching can benefit anyone, whether you are an athlete or someone trying to manage their

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How Physical Therapy can Put an End to Nagging Headaches

June 20th, 2019

The minute you feel that familiar pain and pressure coming on, you know you’re in for a bad time. Headaches are regrettable commonplace in today’s world, with 80 to 90 percent of Americans enduring a tension headache at some point or other. But while some headaches are caused by biochemical imbalances, hypertension, tumors or other

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Lower Back Pain? Stand up Straighter with Physical Therapy

June 20th, 2019

You have more options than ever for the day to day aches and pains of arthritis inå the current generation of medicine. When combined with professionally monitored physical therapy, you can use all of the following tips to relieve the symptoms of arthritis while improving the strength and the mobility of your muscles. Lower back

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Don’t Let Arthritis Slow You Down

June 1st, 2018

Are You One Of The Millions Of Americans Suffering From Arthritis Pain? The Good News Is You Are Not Alone And Your Friends At Chiron Physical Therapy Stand Ready To Help You Relieve Your Pain And Keep You Moving. Osteoarthritis is the most common type of arthritis. This degenerative joint disease is a chronic condition

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Time To Screen Your Body’s Physical Movement

May 21st, 2018

Let’s talk about the last time you—or someone close to you—interviewed for a new job. Chances are that the first step was a phone screen with your potential employer, and when you passed that portion of the process with flying colors, you were then invited for an in-person interview. At that stage, the employer probably

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Chiron Physical Therapy Celebrates Nurses Everywhere

May 1st, 2018

In recognition of National Nurses Appreciation Week, Chiron Physical Therapy joins in celebrating and thanking nurses who serve in our communities across Loudoun County, Northern Virginia and everywhere in between and beyond the state. As Your Fellow Healthcare Providers, Chiron Commends You For Your: Intelligence to diagnose and alleviate the pain associated with the variety

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