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Aug 19, 2019

In a recent study it has been shown that the death rate as a result from a fall in the United states has more than doubled in the last 16 years.
Nicole and Tali discuss the alarming data and our role in it.

  • Why do we see such a high increase in death as a result of falls?
  • Is there soothing to be learned about the part...


Aug 16, 2019

The Power of the Awesome List

Original Video: https://www.facebook.com/icephysio/videos/363635597672858/
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Aug 12, 2019

A look at osteoporosis  -  the prevalence, risk factors, and what we as PTs can do to address this issue. (oh, and Nicole goes off  on a few rants about kinesiophobia. )

 

sources discussed: 

https://theros.org.uk Royal Osteoporosis Society

https://www.ptnow.org APTA PT Now


Aug 9, 2019

The Perks of Competing in Sport When You’re 40 or Older

Original Video: https://www.facebook.com/icephysio/videos/347723655911540/

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Aug 5, 2019

PDGM can be scary to some but therapists have a unique place in home health that can't be replaced.  We need make sure that we understand the changes and how we can show our value for others to see it.  In this podcast, hopefully I point out 5 skills that therapists can sharpen if needed to show to others how we...