After taking a painful tumble, a Brooklyn priest was told he would never walk again. But now, he’s defying the odds.
Owners with dogs in need of physical therapy may want to consider an underwater treadmill treatment called hydrotherapy.
A new device doesn’t repeal the laws of physics, but it does un-weight you while you run on the treadmill. It’s helping both injured athletes and orthopedic surgery patients get moving again.
Family and friends gave 25-year-old Marrocco a homecoming at a house designed especially for him on Staten Island.
The New York Physical Therapy Association said the health insurance industry hasn’t caught up with the explosion in doctor-ordered physical therapy.
A Staten Island woman who was getting $850 a month in alimony because she was supposedly disabled and unable to work had to give the payments up after her ex-husband spotted photos of her belly dancing on the Internet.
A promising new treatment for knee pain is helping many patients avoid surgery. The high-tech brace is bring relief to arthritis patients.
Physical therapy rehab is hard work and can be painful. It’s amazing how muscles lose strength after surgery and joints get stiff without movement.