NEWSLETTER Health &Wellness KEEPING YOUR HEALTH IN MIND WE’RE STAYING CLEAN!
Dynamic Physical Therapy is committed to the health and wellbeing of you and your child. In the wake of the recent spread of COVID-19, also known as the novel coronavirus, we are taking every precaution. Before and after every session, we are asking our clients and staff to wash or sanitize their hands. Additionally, we have increased the number of times per day that we sanitize our equipment and facility. To do your part to prevent the spread of this contagious disease, we ask parents that if you or your child is demonstrating symptoms of coronavirus— coughing, sneezing or fever—please stay home. Additionally, if you or your child has been exposed to someone who has a confirmed case of the virus, please notify us immediately, so we can take necessary steps.
Your cooperation in this tough time is what makes us able to continue to provide valuable services to you and your family. We appreciate your ongoing support.
REDUCE YOUR RISK OF INFECTION:
SNEEZE & COUGH INTO TISSUES
AVOID TOUCHING YOUR FACE WITH YOUR HANDS
AVOID HUGS & SHAKING HANDS
CLEAN YOUR HANDS OFTEN
KEEP DISTANCE FROM THOSE INFECTED
NEWSLETTER Health &Wellness
WAYS YOU CAN BECOME HEALTHIER, STRONGER AND MORE ACTIVE
INSIDE: • 7 Tips You Can Do On Your Own • Healthy Recipe • Patient Success Spotlight • FREE Physical Therapy Consultation
It is common aspiration to become healthier, stronger, or more active. However, this can sometimes be a difficult feat, with lack of time, pain, injuries, or difficulty sticking to a nutritious diet. When you are in pain, undesirable chemicals within your body are heightened, which can increase stress. As a result, your endocrine system becomes affected, which works to regulate the hormones in your body. Fortunately, the vast majority of aches and pains can be successfully treated by a licensed physical therapist. At Dynamic Physical Therapy, our team is comprised of movement experts who have the knowledge and training to diagnose, evaluate, and treat any musculoskeletal condition that comes their way. To find out more about how our services can help you live a healthier, stronger, and more active life, contact our office today! Your health and you: The term “health” is all relative. It essentially means that your body is operating at its highest levels of function in regards to breathing, circulation, digestion, and more. It doesn’t necessarily mean that
you have to be the most athletic person in the room. Any step you make toward helping your body function at its optimum levels is a step toward becoming a healthier you. Your physical therapist can provide you with exercises, stretches, and nutritional tips that can help increase your health and help you feel physically better overall. Increasing your strength and flexibility: It is no secret that strength and flexibility both play important roles in your health. Did you know that there are approximately 642 skeletal muscles in the human body? Your muscles work hard, not only to help you move, but also to support your circulatory and breathing systems. When you become stronger and more flexible, you become healthier overall. Our physical therapists can guide you through proper exercises and specialized treatments in order to relieve your joint and muscle pain, increase your strength and flexibility, and improve your overall health.
7 TIPS YOU CAN DO ON YOUR OWN
Physical therapy treatments can help improve your health, but they only work if you apply healthy lifestyle choices in your everyday life, as well. Some tips you can do on your own to become healthier, stronger, and more active include: 1. Taking care of aches and pains. Don’t let these long-term problems linger. Contact Dynamic Physical Therapy for professional help. 2. Limiting your sitting. Get up every 30 minutes to walk around at work and home. 3. Getting out and moving. Exercise regularly, even if it’s just taking a short walk every day. 4. Maintaining a nutritious diet and controlling portion. Make sure your food intake is nutritious and portioned. By chewing your food thoroughly, you won’t feel as if you have to eat as much. 5. Drinking more water. Water keeps your body systems functioning at an optimum level. 6. Breathing! Work on your deep breathing in order to increase your oxygen intake and get your lymphatic system moving. 7. Getting enough sleep. Sleep at least 8 hours a day. It is best to get into a routine where you are going to bed and waking up on a regular cycle. This helps your endocrine system. Contact Dynamic PhysicalTherapy today! Are you looking for assistance with increasing your health, strength, and physical activity? Our team at
Dynamic Physical Therapy would love to help you live your highest quality of life. Contact us today to begin your new chapter toward becoming a healthier you!
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Attention Pain Sufferers!
Are you suffering from aches & pains?
We can help:
ü Decrease your pain ü Increase your strength ü Increase your activity level
ü Increase your flexibility ü Improve your health ü Get back to living
Patient Success Spotlight “Helpedme feel much better and get stronger.“ “Awesome and friendly staff even when it hurts!!! Jo has helped me feel much better and get stronger every day. I always feel great when I leave there.” - Kimberly T. “Amazing people working there.“ “Great and amazing people working there. I hurt so bad but had some ease to it after therapy 5 stars all around.” - Melissa B. “The day after my second visit I couldmove.“ “I had been tied in knots with pain and inability to move much after a fall. I went twice to see Johanna and the day after my second visit I could move. I am a return patient because I love the atmosphere and the fact it has women therapists.” - Robynhawk K.
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Eating Right Never Tasted So Good!
SLOW COOKER COCONUT GINGER CHICKEN
INGREDIENTS • 2 tbsp olive oil • 1 lb chicken breast • 1 medium onion, diced • 3 large carrots, diced • 2 celery stalks diced
• 3 cloves of garlic, diced • 1 medium lemon (zest & juice) • 1 handful fresh ginger • 2 qt chicken broth • 1 can coconut milk (optional)
DIRECTIONS Heat olive oil over medium high heat. Add chicken breast and brown. Then,addonion,garlic,carrots,celery,saltandpepper.Cook forabout 5 min, until softened. Add 2 quarts of chicken broth and ginger with the skin on. Bring to a boil, then reduce heat and simmer for 35-45 minutes (the longer you boil ginger the stronger it is). Remove ginger anddiscard.Removechicken,thenshredandsetaside.Add lemonzest and squeeze lemon to taste. Continue to simmer for 15 minutes. Add shredded chicken and (optional) 1 can of coconut milk.Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4
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