Congratulation to Novak Djokovic for winning the Australian Open. He defeated Andy Murray in the finals winning in 4 sets. Physical Therapy has tremendous benefits to improve arthritis pain. People with arthritis normally have stiff joints largely because they are actively avoiding movement that will cause pain.
This year’s Superbowl between the New England Patriots and the Seattle Seahawks is this weekend. Seattle has a chance to take home the Superbowl two years in a row! Knee pain is a common experience in life and in football. From knee arthritis to muscle tears, a knee injury has the ability to make it seemingly impossible to move around. One way to treat knee pain is through Physical Therapy.
The hip joint is the largest joint in the body and responsible for bearing much of the body’s weight during movement. A painful hip condition can drastically decrease one’s ability to properly function throughout the day and cause extreme uncomfortableness.
Firsly in the news this week, the legalization of marijuana is slowly underway. With this past election, Oregon has fully legalized recreational marijuana making marijuana completely legal in three states, Colorado, Washington, and Oregon. Washington D.C. has voted for major decriminalization of marijuana, making it legal to grow six marijuana plants in one’s household and making it legal to posses up to two ounces of marijuana if one is over 21.