Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization (IASTM): Can it Help with Pain?

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Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization (IASTM) is a physical and occupational therapy manual technique. It uses special instruments to efficiently treat soft tissue dysfunction (muscle strains, sprains, tendinitis, etc.). Due to its effectiveness and efficiency, IASTM is a procedure that is rapidly growing in popularity What is it? IASTM is performed with specially designed instruments. These instruments detect and treat …

Impact Athlete of the Week 11/18/19: Tafv Sanders

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This week we have three football players up for Athlete of the Week. Two of them are from Dewar and the other is from Beggs! Vote for the athlete you think deserves to win! Voting closes on Wednesday 11/20 @ 12:00pm. Tafv Sanders wins Athlete of the Week! Congrats, Tafv!! james brison Key words and phrases: funeral home athlete of …

Baby, It’s Cold Outside

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Does the cold weather really affect chronic or arthritis pain? We have all heard people say such things as “I can feel the rain coming” or “My body can tell there is a cold front on its way.” After 10 years of being a physical therapist, I have treated many patients that have chronic pain or pain from arthritis. It’s …

Impact Athlete of the Week 10-14-19: Jakob White

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This week we have three football players from Okmulgee, Beggs, and Henryetta! Due to Fall Break, voting will close early this week on Wednesday, October 16th @ 7:00am. We’re also limiting votes to one vote (per device) every 15 minutes. As always, vote for the player you think deserves to win! Jakob White wins Athlete of the Week! Congrats, Jakob!