Health & Fitness

1 Jul 20
Mindfulness v. Mind Full

Do you know what it means to be mindfull vs have your mind full? Those who are mindfull are at peace. However, those who have their minds full are quite the opposite. via GIPHY via GIPHY Those with full minds tend to be stressed, anxious and unorganized due to the amount of things going through […]

18 Jun 20
Opportunities Online Abound Amidst COVID-19 Woes

  With many people transitioning from Quarantine Life to Back-to-Business Life, it is good time to sit down and reflect on you fitness goals and plans for 2021. If you haven’t been keeping up with your goals and resolutions, don’t beat yourself up over it. With about six and a half months until the ball drops […]

12 Jun 20
Are Those Shoes Made For Running? Shoe Types and Avoiding Injuries

Runners and athletes of various sports alike know that the type of shoe you wear is very important. Runners everywhere try to find shoes that will cause them the least pain and protect their feet from overuse injuries. Common complaints and injuries among runners include patellofemoral pain, tibial stress  fractures,  and plantar fasciitis. Other than […]

3 Jun 20
Direct Access To Physical Therapy Treatment FAQs

“As of January 1, 2015, all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and the US Virgin Islands allow patients to seek some level of treatment from a licensed physical therapist without a prescription or referral from a physician.” – apta.org However, depending on the state, there may be some limitations. According to the American Physical […]

20 May 20
Know your Blood Pressure; Save Your Life!

Since May is Blood Pessure Awareness Month, BeneFIT Physical Therapy would like to talk to our patients and readers today about Hypertension, best known as High Blood Pressure.   via GIPHY   So, just about everyone has had their blood pressure taken and then heard their blood pressure numbers as something over something right? For example, […]