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Shock Wave Therapy for foot pain. Does it work?

Have you heard of Extracorporeal shock wave therapy (ESWT) or Extracorporeal pulse activation therapy (EPAT)? We hadn’t either. Sheri O’Brien, a PT with whom we share educational material, and a former colleague of Back To Motion, presented to us information about the...

The 7 Minute Workout: Health Benefits of Side Plank Exercises (Part 12)

For the past few months, we have expounded – in detail – on all of the components of the 7 Minute Workout. Today, we conclude this series with the final exercise, side plank exercises. To date, you have been provided with general information about each of the physical...

The 7 Minute Workout: Health Benefits of Lunges (Part 10)

The 7 Minute Workout continues to be viewed upon by physical therapists, doctors, and fitness experts as a highly productive, revolutionary exercise regimen that is beneficial to the health in numerous ways. Over the course of the past 9 weeks, you have been provided...

The 7 Minute Workout: Health Benefits of Plank Exercises (Part 8)

Thank you for returning this week for Part 8 to our series, “The 7 Minute Workout: Health Benefits of ___________”. In the past 7 weeks, you have been provided with a brief explanation of this amazing workout regimen that only requires a deployment of body weight, a...

The 7 Minute Workout: Health Benefits of Squats (Part 6)

The 7 Minute Workout is more than just a basic exercise routine; it is a scientifically-proven method of providing the entire body with movements that are designed to strengthen, balance, and optimize the health of the body. In the past 5 weeks, you have been...

The 7 Minute Workout: Health Benefits of Abdominal Crunches (Part 4)

In the past several weeks, we have been continuing our series, “The 7 Minute Workout: Health Benefits of __________”. In Part 1, Part 2, and Part 3, we expounded on the health benefits associated with jumping jacks, wall squats, and push-ups. This week, in Part 4, we...

The 7 Minute Workout: Health Benefits of Push-Ups (Part 3)

In the past couple of weeks, we here at Back to Motion Physical Therapy have provided you with comprehensive information on the 7 Minute Workout and the health benefits of the first two exercises in the workout, jumping jacks and wall squats. In Part 3 of our series,...