Importance of Physical Therapy for Senior

Aug 17, 2021 | Uncategorized

Pain Awareness Month: Understanding and Managing Pain through Physical, Occupational, and Speech Therapy

September marks Pain Awareness Month, an opportunity to raise public awareness about the critical issue of pain and pain management. At Care First Rehab in Cary, NC, our multidisciplinary team of physical, occupational, and speech therapists is committed to helping...

The Healing Touch: Exploring the Benefits of Massage Therapy for Physical and Occupational Therapy Patients

Introduction: In the realm of rehabilitation, where every small step towards recovery counts, integrating complementary therapies can make a world of difference. One such therapy that has gained prominence for its holistic approach is massage therapy. At Care First...

Safe Summer Exercises for Injury Recovery: Stay Active with Care First Rehab in Cary, North Carolina

Summer is a wonderful time to get outdoors, soak up the sun, and engage in various physical activities. However, for those recovering from injuries, it can be challenging to find exercises that promote healing without causing further harm. At Care First Rehab in Cary,...

Boost Your Child’s Speech Skills Over the Summer: Fun At-Home Techniques

Summer is a wonderful time for children to relax, explore, and enjoy their well-deserved break from school. While the season is all about fun and adventure, it's also an ideal opportunity for parents to engage their children in activities that promote speech and...

The Transformative Benefits of Speech Therapy

 Unleashing the Power of Communication: The Transformative Benefits of Speech Therapy for Adults and Children Introduction: Communication is an essential part of human interaction, shaping our relationships, personal growth, and professional success. However, for some...

Recovering after stroke

A stroke happens when blood flow to any part of the brain stops. Each person has a different recovery time and need for long-term care. Problems with moving, thinking, and talking often improve in the first weeks or months after a stroke. Some people will keep...

American Heart Month

February is American Heart Month, a time when all people can focus on their cardiovascular health.

American Heart Month is a wonderful opportunity to focus our attention on ways to promote and maintain heart health. Since 1963, American Heart Month has been celebrated as a way to educate Americans to join the battle against heart disease.

Importance Of Physical Therapy After Surgery

It is essential you know that life immediately after surgery is not instant bliss. The success of your treatment depends on what you do during your post-op recovery period. Physical therapy is often recommended – and there’s a good reason why. It works.

Give the Gift of Sight Month

Gift Of Sight month has been designed to help and raise awareness regarding the importance of eye health. A lot of people realize that routine yearly physicals are imperative in terms of detecting or preventing a lot of conditions. However, very few people appreciate just how important a yearly eye exam is when it comes to preventing disorders and diagnosing diseases at the earliest stage. 

National Physical Therapy Month

National Physical Therapy Month occurs each October. The American Physical Therapy Association uses the month to raise awareness for the benefits of physical therapy.  It’s also a time to celebrate the wonderful work done by health professionals to restore and maintain function, and improve people’s lives without using potentially harmful and addictive medication. According to the APTA (American Physical Therapy Association) PT is “the safer way to manage pain.”