Think bone health at an early ageS Osteoporosis treatment Bellingham, WA As a Physical Therapist in Bellingham, WA, I have been treating clients with Osteopenia and Osteoporosis for years. Osteoporosis is a pediatric disease with geriatric consequences. Osteoporosis, a condition where bones become brittle and porous, affects over 10 million Americans. Another 40 [...]
Are You Aging Like a Rookie or Rockstar? I turn 52 years old this year and some days I feel my age. As a Physical Therapist in Bellingham, WA for the last 28 years, I realize how hard it can be to get older and still want to be active and strong. Aging is [...]
Due to the changes in functional ability of patients with Parkinson's Disease, safely transferring up off the floor can be very challenging for both the patient and caregiver.
Ed and Elizabeth Deboo, Physical Therapists, discuss what to look for if someone has fallen...
PT video: Safely transfer to the floor for Seniors and Parkinson’s patients | Bellingham Physical Therapy
Learn how to safely transfer on the floor to do your exercises. Getting on the floor is a very functional activity that we often take for granted. Please let me know if you have any questions, Ed Deboo, PT Physical Therapy, Bellingham, WA https://youtu.be/-uRZnpxLF5M
One of the common characteristics of Parkinson's disease is rigidity and a forward stooped posture. However, with daily exercise, the changes can be minimized. Check out the video below for 3 simple exercises, Let me know if you have any questions, Ed Deboo, Physical Therapist Bellingham, WA https://youtu.be/effXAxgxXb0