Pelvic Floor Clinic: Improving patients’ quality of life
Patients can get urogynecology help with therapy, classes and new habits
Good Samaritan Society home health nurse helps baby, family
“He was my little rock star,” says LaToya Buzalsky of her infant patient Murphy.
Pediatric physical therapy in the classroom
Sanford Health helps children with mobility or developmental delays learn skills needed in the classroom.
Parkinson’s patients reclaim abilities with therapy programs
“I didn’t realize I was talking so softly before. Now I can speak out and be heard."
Don’t let asthma prevent you from sports
With some preplanning and good communication with your doctor, asthma should not prevent you from being the best you can be.
Bicycling injuries leave man thankful for care
'I consider myself in the lucky to be moving department.'
Shin splints: ‘Too much, too soon’ injury
What it is: Shin splints are a classic “too much, too soon” injury, according to Brett Beil, a strength and conditioning expert with Sanford Health. They are a common injury among newer runners or those who increase their mileage or intensity too quickly. They’re caused by micro tears to the anterior tibialis, and the pain […]
Flesh-eating illness strikes Minnesota man
The support of family and friends often can help turn the tide when a patient is facing a life-threatening situation. Paul Nelson of Fosston, Minnesota, and his wife, Liza, had such support in the spring of 2016 when Paul was stricken with necrotizing fasciitis (flesh-eating disease) that was consuming the muscles and tissues of his […]
Physical therapy options for pelvic floor pain, incontinence
Cancer treatments can affect the pelvic floor.
Veteran athlete finds rewards in aggressive therapy
Recovering from a surgery rarely goes as expected. In aging bodies, the recovery process combining with general wear can result in a humbling experience, with more challenges than expected. John Fountain, a retired anesthesiologist and former collegiate athlete, discovered just that after his partial knee replacement in August 2015. Fountain, a novelist and sports enthusiast […]