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: james brison funeral home …

Cornhole Tournament @ Harvest Spoon Chili Fest

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This year, for the first time ever, Impact Rehab & Wellness is sponsoring a cornhole tournament at the chili fest here in Okmulgee on Saturday, October 26th. The Harvest Spoon Chili Festival is held every year on the Square in Downtown Okmulgee. The event will be bigger than ever this year, and we’re excited to be part of it! More …

Watermelon Slushie: Perfect for Summer

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Looking for a great drink to help you cool off this summer? A watermelon slushie may be exactly what you need! Not only is it easy to make, but it’s also healthy! Health Benefits This watermelon slushie is anti-inflammatory and anti-bacterial. Antioxidants in this drink will help prevent disease. It also has adaptogens to help your body deal with stress. …

ACL Reconstruction: When is it Safe to Return to Sports?

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Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction is one of the most common surgeries performed due to a sports injury. ACL rehab and ACL prevention training is one of the hottest topics in the sports medicine world. The Stats The sad reality is that while 80% of ACL reconstruction patients return to some form of sport, only 65% return to the same sporting …

Michelle Johnson, PT, MPT, CFSC, Joins the Impact Team!

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Impact Rehab & Wellness is excited to announce that Michelle Johnson, PT, MPT, CFSC is joining our team! Michelle is a native of Liberty Mounds, Oklahoma. She graduated from Oklahoma State University with a Bachelor’s degree in Athletic Training in 2006. After obtaining her Bachelor’s degree, she attended the University of Oklahoma Health Science Center, where she graduated in 2009 …

Impact Athlete of the Week 4/15/19: Jared Sutter

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Jared Sutter, Beggs High School, Senior, Baseball, Left Fielder: Last week, Jared was 7 for 11 in 3 wins with 7 RBI, including a big 3 RBI double to break open a  12-2 victory over #10 Kellyville. Hitting 492 with 12 doubles and 25 RBIs on season. Jared Sutter Wins Athlete of the Week! Congrats, Jared!!

ACL Injuries: Causes and Early Detection

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Knee injuries, particularly ACL injuries, have been on the rise in youth sports in the last two decades.  ACL injuries in female athletes is at almost epidemic levels. Approximately 70% or more of athletic ACL injuries that occur in the United States are considered non-contact. This means they occur during a play in sport without any physical contact from another …