Category: Opioids

Kick Opioids to the Curb Once and for All, With the Help of Physical Therapy

Kick Opioids to the Curb Once and for All, With the Help of Physical Therapy

December 15th, 2020

Do you rely on drugs such as oxycodone or hydrocodone to help you get through your day without agonizing pain? Do you worry that these drugs may be placing your health at an unacceptable risk? Do you feel anxious or count the minutes until your next dosage of these pain relievers regardless of that risk? 

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Say No to Opioids! Physical Therapy can Help Reduce Pain

Say No to Opioids! Physical Therapy can Help Reduce Pain

August 15th, 2020

“The White House has announced that APTA is among the organizations that have joined a public-private partnership to combat opioid usage and prescription drug abuse, and that the association will reach out to the public and its members to deliver the message that pain can be effectively managed through conservative, non-drug approaches. Physical therapists can

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