Archive for April, 2016

South County Physical Therapy partners with Walker Meadow; brings meaningful programs to residents

WESTBOROUGH _ Residents of The Villages of Walker Meadow, an Active Adult community in Westborough, congregated in the Community Club House for an interactive program delivered by South County Physical Therapy, Inc. (SCPT). This presentation focused on preventing falls through achieving better balance, and follows a winter seminar presented by SCPT to help residents stay safe and active during cold-weather months.

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Fighting Juvenile Fibromyalgia With Physical Therapy

Watching a child in pain is insufferable, but that’s what parents of children who have fibromyalgia experience on a regular basis. Adolescents with juvenile primary fibromyalgia syndrome (JPFS) are accustomed to chronic pain and tenderness in their joints, muscles, and soft tissue. The syndrome goes hand in hand with other ailments such as poor sleep, irritability, and headaches. Difficulty concentrating, gastrointestinal problems, anxiety, and depression are also common. Though there is no cure for fibromyalgia, a combination of approaches can help offer relief.

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