It is October, and this year’s theme for Physical Therapy Month is…
Choose Physical Therapy for Safe Pain Management. #ChoosePT
For many years, painkillers have been prescribed to Americans at an increasing rate. Although this is sometimes part of a patient’s medical treatment, there are numerous side effects that should not be ignored.
The CDC is urging healthcare providers to reduce the use of painkillers in favor of safer alternatives, such as physical therapy.
We will be posting a series of articles about pain management soon to keep you up to date.