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South County Physical Therapy, Inc. supports community health Expo

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For Immediate Release: March 4, 2016

Contact Information:
Eric Cardin, SCPT Executive Director, 508-389-9912

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.

The community-focused Expo will provide individuals with free access to health experts from a wide range of industries. The most popular features of this three hour event are the complimentary health screenings and product samples that are provided onsite from participating exhibitors.

“We look forward to joining this event every year,” said South County Physical Therapy Inc.’s Executive Director Eric Cardin. “It aligns with the principles we advocate for on a daily basis to our patients and the community. Leading a healthy lifestyle is the single best preventative medicine for avoiding chronic health complications.”

The event is well-timed, falling within National Nutrition Month, an initiative spearheaded by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. This year’s theme, “Savor the Flavor of Eating Right,” encourages everyone to get creative in the kitchen by using healthy alternatives to season and prepare wholesome meals. Handouts and tip sheets regarding nutrition and physical activity are available on the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics’ website at: http://www.eatright.org/.

“Consuming a nutritious diet helps to fuel performance and prevents exercise-related fatigue injuries, inflammation, and stress fractures.” said South County Physical Therapy Inc.’s Assistant Clinical Director of Auburn, Carla Faucher, PTA, STS.

South County Physical Therapy, Inc. commonly treats athletes who have suffered from injuries caused by depleted nutrition and overuse. Through tailored rehabilitation programs, SCPT helps individuals recover using targeted strengthening exercises while guiding them towards proper nutritional intake to increase performance.

Visit SCPT at the Auburn Chamber Health & Business Expo for golf specific stretches, performing Footwear Assessments, and to receive more information regarding its six conveniently located practices and award-winning rehabilitative care.

For 30 years, South County Physical Therapy, Inc. has been dedicated to providing its patients with quality, personalized rehabilitative care in an environment that is safe, comfortable and compassionate. As a privately owned company, the organization has given back to numerous charitable organizations in the communities it serves, and seeks to make a difference in promoting wellness and health awareness. The company offers six locations in Central Massachusetts that include: Auburn, Charlton, Millbury, Westborough (East Main Street and Oak Street) and Worcester. For more information, visit www.southcountypt.com.

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