Concussions and High School Athletes

There are more than 300,000 reported concussions every year in high school athletics in the United States. The hot topic for the last several years surrounding contact sports is management of those concussions, particularly when it comes to football players. But, did you know that football is NOT the top contact sport for concussions in … Continue reading Concussions and High School Athletes

Mothering; Are you caring for yourself as much as you are for your child?

Mothering; Are you caring for yourself as much as you are for your child? I am sure that is the last thing you want to hear, especially from someone who has no human babies and only dogs for her ‘children’. But in my last several years of treating many moms, I want to talk about … Continue reading Mothering; Are you caring for yourself as much as you are for your child?

Champagne Taste for Beer Cost: How much is your health worth?

Sound familiar? It seems the majority of consumers these days are looking for the greatest amount of value without having to break the bank to get what they want. Makes sense, right? But when it comes to our health, does it still make sense? So many of us work our fingers to the bone and … Continue reading Champagne Taste for Beer Cost: How much is your health worth?

How Physical Therapy Changed my Life Forever

I grew up playing every sport that I could get involved in—dance, track, weightlifting, cheerleading, gymnastics, and other intramural sports. I tried them all. I was always active, sometimes going to multiple practices each night. I just loved being active in all forms, and I hated sitting still for too long. Starting in 1999, my … Continue reading How Physical Therapy Changed my Life Forever

Pee during your workout?

by: Bri McCormick PT, DPT Pelvic Health Specialist There is a fix for that! I think every girl grows up hearing about this happening. Or thinks of what I endearingly call the ‘little old lady syndrome.’ You know, the vision you have of your grandmother or mother needing to go to use the restroom every … Continue reading Pee during your workout?