What is Fibromyalgia? Fibromyalgia is a chronic pain condition characterized by widespread pain, localized tender points, and extreme fatigue. It is most common in females and has been shown to affect approximately 2% of the population. Although pain is the primary complaint, those with fibromyalgia also commonly experience stiffness, abdominal pain, irritable bowel syndrome, numbness, Read more about Fibromyalgia[…]

What is the purpose of Physical Therapy?

Not sure if you could benefit from the help of a physical therapist? Take a minute and a half to watch this video to see what physical therapists themselves said when posed with the question: what is the purpose of Physical Therapy? Physician referrals are welcome at STRIDE, but they aren’t necessary. Call us today.

What is a concussion? What should I do?

What is a concussion? It is a disturbance in brain cells due to an acceleration or deceleration of the brain within the skull. The disturbance in brain cells causes the brain to discharge uncontrollably resulting in one or more of the following signs or symptoms: Loss of consciousness (Not necessarily – over 90% of concussions Read more about What is a concussion? What should I do?[…]