Treating Shoulder Pain

Treating Shoulder Pain

One of the most common types of body pain people experience is shoulder pain. Due to the complex structure of the joint and the increased mobility in the shoulders, the likelihood of having pain or a related injury in that area is increased. At some point in our...
Lower Back Pain: Causes, Treatment & Prevention

Lower Back Pain: Causes, Treatment & Prevention

Approximately 80% of people experience lower back pain at some point in their life. It affects people of all ages for various reasons. However, you can take certain measures to minimize the chances of developing lower back pain, and even if you do experience lower...
Physical Therapy and Joint Replacement

Physical Therapy and Joint Replacement

Joint replacement—particularly hip and knee replacement—is very common, with over one million people in the US choosing to have joint replacement surgeries every year. The need for joint replacement is more prevalent in adults, with the average age of patients being...
ACL Injuries, Prevention, & Treatment Options

ACL Injuries, Prevention, & Treatment Options

Anterior cruciate ligament or ACL injuries are common among athletes. However, such injuries can happen to anyone regardless of their levels of physical activity and fitness. The good news is that with proper treatment and postoperative physical rehabilitation, the...
5 Pillars of a Quality Healthspan

5 Pillars of a Quality Healthspan

Most Americans today have a lifespan of around 75 to 80 years, which is the highest in the country’s history. That doesn’t sound too bad, right?  Not necessarily.  HealthWorks’ Morgantown Clinical Director Mike Curley explains that we spend the last 15 years of...