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Aquatic Therapy Verses Physical Therapy

Aquatic Therapy Verses Physical Therapy

Does aquatic therapy help more then physical therapy?

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

Aqua was great to be in the water but the pain once left the water was to much for my spine to take (went from feeling normal weight to feeling like id… read more

posted over 1 year ago

Physical Therapy

Physical Therapy

Do most insurances cover the physical therapy

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

Medicare will pay for ten sessions. If you are on disability in the US, you are eligible for it after about 5 or so years. That could have changed since… read more

posted almost 3 years ago

Physical Therapy

Physical Therapy

Have any of you had good experience with physical therapy?

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

It can help with the right therapist, but I find most people cannot afford it, and if they do have coverage it's only for a brief time, with high… read more

posted almost 4 years ago

Do You Feel Physical Therapy Helps

Do You Feel Physical Therapy Helps

My physical therapy ended because my insurance will not pay for anymore sessions
I try to do the exercises at home
Each Theripist has different ideas

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

Just read BrainMaker 80 % of our neurotransmitters are made by gut flora ! They even isolated one bacteria that makes Gaba ... amazing stuff author Dr… read more

posted over 4 years ago

Does Physical Therapy Help? What Treats

Does Physical Therapy Help? What Treats

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

I even tried water therapy. I could everything in the pool and more. But I found that my body did not like it. I hurt more while doing therapy than not… read more

posted over 2 years ago

Thera Cane

Thera Cane

Has anyone heard of or used a Thera Cane before? I went to physical therapy for the first time this morning, and my PT let me try one out. It seems kind of effective. Just wondering if anyone else had experience to share?

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

Thanks for all the input. I think I’ll order one a give it a shot!

posted 10 months ago

What Are Your Thoughts On Physical Therapy And Which Modalities (water Therapy, Hands On/manual Adjustments, Electrostim) Have You Tried?

What Are Your Thoughts On Physical Therapy And Which Modalities (water Therapy, Hands On/manual Adjustments, Electrostim) Have You Tried?

Several weeks ago, upon the recommendation of my physician, I sought out physical therapy to improve "quality of life". I have had constant low back/SI joint pain and rib pain which limits the expansion of my rib cage. I tried water therapy and the physical therapists performed gentle, manual "adjustments" to release muscle & myofacial tight spots as well as trying to… read more

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

I went through occupational therapy in a warm water pool. I then graduated from working with the therapist and now have memorized the 50 min. therapy… read more

posted about 2 years ago

I Alsi Have Lupus And RA

I Alsi Have Lupus And RA

DO you have Info about these,?

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

I have sjogens too a d raynauds

posted over 4 years ago

Physical Therapy - Helpful Or Does It Make Things Worse For You?

Physical Therapy - Helpful Or Does It Make Things Worse For You?

I have tried physical therapy many times and I always seem to get into a bad flare and each time I go the worse I feel. Does this happen to anyone else?

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

Yes the same happens with me . I used to go swimming but it aggravates my pain . So I don’t go any more

posted over 2 years ago

My Doctor Wants Me To Go To Physical Therapy. Does It Help?

My Doctor Wants Me To Go To Physical Therapy. Does It Help?

A MyFibroTeam Member said:

I take my little dog a walk every day . Only a short walk I’m usually out of the house 15/20 minutes . At least I Am getting A little exercise daily

posted over 2 years ago