Fighting Fibromyalgia

Article by Kim Meyer Pelltier, PT, CST Holistic Physical Therapist “I hurt everywhere”, “I am tired”, “I can’t sleep”.  These symptoms and others including depression, anxiety and gastrointestinal issues are some of the symptoms associated with fibromyalgia.  By definition that is what fibromyalgia is, a collection of symptoms tha  get […]

Physical Therapy Didn’t Help Your Back Pain? Try Again.

Low back pain is the second most common cause of disability in the US.  Almost 80% of the population will experience back pain at one time or another.  Having been a physical therapy practitioner for over 40 years I have treated thousands of clients with low back pain.  Most have […]

WHY ARE CONCUSSIONS SUCH A BIG DEAL?

Article by Kim Pelletier, Holistic Physical Therapist.  I am very grateful that the NFL has brought to light the significance of repeated concussions or head trauma.  The brain damage that occurs when the head is repeatedly hit is evidenced on autopsy as areas of clumping of proteins called Tau clumps […]

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