Every year, regardless of age, race, or socio-economic class, three million Americans will be diagnosed with scoliosis, the most common spinal deformity in the country. According to the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, 85% of cases will have an unidentifiable cause. So how do we prepare for a condition with no prevention methods, hazy risk factors, and unknown causes? The Scoliosis Research Society encourages early detection and education to raise awareness regarding scoliosis, especially throughout the month of June which has been named National Scoliosis Awareness Month.
Archive for June, 2015
WESTBOROUGH _ June is National Men’s Health Month and South County Physical Therapy, Inc. (SCPT) is doing its part to keep men healthy by offering free movement screens throughout the month of June.
WESTBOROUGH_ After a harsh winter in Central Massachusetts, spring has been warmly welcomed by golfers eager to get out on the green. For those looking to improve their swing, a Fit for Golf™ assessment by South County Physical Therapy, Inc. (SCPT) may drive the solution.
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Whichever name you answer to, your health matters – especially to those who love and depend on you. June is National Men’s Health Month, and it’s a perfect time to “man up” and make your own health a priority! Overall, men could do a much better job making their health a priority.
WESTBOROUGH _ Forty-five Westborough seniors benefited from a wellness program on May 19th when Eric Cardin, Executive Director of South County Physical Therapy, Inc. (SCPT) demonstrated how to stretch their way to pain-free movement this summer. The program was held during a luncheon event at the Westborough Senior Center.