If you’re running in the upcoming Boston Marathon, with hopes, your training is well underway. Many runners envision the moment they’ll gather with hundreds of globe trotting marathon or elite athletes at the historic starting line to begin a momentous 26.2 mile trek over a challenging course. With nearly six miles left in the run, participants will face legendary Heartbreak Hill, which will bring them to the finish line on Boylston Street. To complete a course of this magnitude, it involves reliance on every muscle to make it to the finish line. When injuries occur, it can derail years of hard work and dedication. SCPT has compiled a list of the leading injuries runners experience, symptoms to look out for, and how to avoid them.
Archive for March, 2016
AUBURN_ For the ninth consecutive year, a well-recognized regional physical therapy organization, South County Physical Therapy, Inc. (SCPT), will continue to preserve its core mission to inspire health and wellness throughout Central Massachusetts by supporting the Auburn Chamber Health & Business Expo. The event will be held on March 22 at the Auburn/Webster Lodge of Elks on 754 Southbridge Street in Auburn.
1. How many years have you been practicing Physical Therapy?
This is my first year practicing Physical Therapy. I completed my final clinical rotation with South County in the Winter and was fortunate enough to be hired after graduation.