2017 Nov 18

Cindy Schneider, Occupational Therapist is a Participating Provider for Medicare

By |2017-11-18T14:00:29+00:00November 18th, 2017|Categories: Exercise, Occupational Therapy, Seniors|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Cindy Schneider, Occupational Therapist (OTR/L) is now a participating provider for Medicare in our office. To book an appointment with Cindy, please call our office at (937) 456-4555. Cindy Schneider, OTR/L – an Occupational Therapist who has worked in the area of Health and Wellness for most of her career. Her philosophy is based on [...]

2014 Jun 1

Older Adults Reduce Functional Limitations with Strength Training

By |2014-06-01T21:25:47+00:00June 1st, 2014|Categories: Exercise, Seniors|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

For many older adults, the loss of independence is often considered a fate worse than death.  A 2007 survey of older US adults demonstrated that more seniors feared losing independence (26%) than feared dying (3%).  Unfortunately, functional limitations increase predictably with age due to loss of muscle mass and strength. A new study finds that only 16.1% of older adults [...]

2014 Feb 20

Chiropractic Improves Neck Pain in Seniors

By |2014-02-20T23:34:19+00:00February 20th, 2014|Categories: Chiropractic, Exercise, Seniors|Tags: , , , , |1 Comment

Neck pain is a considerable healthcare problem for individuals of all ages. About 20% of individuals 70 years of age and older experience neck pain at least once a month. Neck pain is also associated with other health complaints and poorer self-rated health. A new study investigated the effectiveness of chiropractic care (consisting of manipulation, [...]