Category Archives: PT

Participating in Sports During Childhood May Have Long-Term Benefits for Bone Health

[Source:  Science Daily] Participation in an organized sport during childhood and adolescence is associated with bone mass at 20 years of age, according to a Journal of Bone and Mineral Research study. In the study that followed 984 children into young … Continue reading

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OT Corner: How to Help Children with Low Muscle Tone

[Source:  Your Therapy Source] If you are a parent or teacher, you might wonder how to help children with low muscle tone.  As pediatric therapists, we often work with children who have hypotonia or low muscle tone.  Children who have … Continue reading

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Cumulative Sub-Concussive Impacts in a Single Season of Youth Football

[Source: Science Daily] Each year, more than 3 million children in primary and high school play tackle football in the United States. Growing concern about the possible negative effects of repetitive sub-concussive head impacts led to an increased number of … Continue reading

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Hot, New Job! Pediatric Physical Therapist – San Clemente, CA

Call Today at 866-733-4278, text us at 662-524-9099, or   Click HERE to Apply We are hiring in San Clemente, “The Spanish City by the Sea” in Orange County, California. We’re in search of a Pediatric Physical Therapist for this family-centered … Continue reading

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PT Corner: Working On Balance Reactions

[Source: Starfish Therapies] I was walking around the clinic yesterday and noticed a therapist getting a child to stand in a bucket. I of course had to stop and see what they were doing because I was intrigued. I had … Continue reading

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