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Older Adults and the Benefits of High-Velocity Training
April 10, 2019

Older adults commonly struggle with diminishing ability to generate force and movement at a higher velocity—particularly in their legs. Physical therapist James Eng discusses how older adults can benefit from something called high-velocity training.

Pelvic Pain and Endometriosis in Adolescent Girls
April 04, 2019

Physical therapist Christine Mansfield talks about pelvic pain in adolescent girls in general, and endometriosis. She discusses causes, symptoms, risk factors, treatment, and the best ways to ensure optimal pelvic health in this specific population.

Woman Transforms Lifestyle With Physical Therapy and Is Inspired to Give Back
March 21, 2019

Colleen Rapp blazed a trail as a woman in the physically demanding job of press operator at the Denver Post. Living healthfully meant simply punching the clock and doing her job the best way she knew how. When chronic pain necessitated shoulder surgery...

NASCAR and the Role of Physical Therapy
March 07, 2019

Physical therapist Jena Gatses became the first full-time female PT and strength coach in NASCAR—and in professional motocross, as well, with Gibb’s team on that circuit. Listen as Jena shares her experiences.

Still Dancing: A Woman’s Story of Doing What She Loves While Living With Spinal Cord Injuries
February 21, 2019

Marka Rodgers envisioned spending her life in the world of dance, particularly after being admitted to study with the renowned Alvin Ailey Dance Theatre at a relatively young age. After not 1 but 2 devastating spinal cord injuries,

Headaches and Physical Therapy
February 07, 2019

There are headaches and then there are HEADACHES. Listen as physical therapist Denise Schneider discusses the more serious types of headaches—what causes them, the red flags that indicate their seriousness, how physical therapy can help,

Young Woman Shares Experiences with Juvenile Arthritis and Physical Therapy
January 24, 2019

Juvenile arthritis affects nearly 300,000 children in the United States. Listen as one young woman, Christina Iverson shares her story of trials, triumph, and, above all, hope for children who share her condition—and for parents and family members seek...

Retreat for Injured Veterans and Families Adapts Activities and Helps Them Reconnect With Each Other
January 10, 2019

Physical therapist Kelly Roseberry, tells us about the Travis Mills Foundation, a special retreat for war-wounded veterans, the man who started it, and all that it represents to the wounded warriors. She also discusses what brought her to the organizat...

Surf Legend Laird Hamilton On Optimizing Movement and His Active Lifestyle
December 06, 2018

In this episode of Move Forward Radio, Laird Hamilton, self-acknowledged adrenaline junkie, discusses his life and career in all its figurative and literal ups and downs, as well as his personal philosophy,

Video Sciatica and Physical Therapy
November 08, 2018

In this episode of Move Forward Radio, physical therapist and researcher Mark Bishop discusses the basics of sciatica. An expert on the condition, he also addresses how physical therapists treat the condition. https://www.moveforwardpt.