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Halloween Safety Tips | Injury Prevention | Tyler Texas

Now is the time of year when kids, and some adults, dress-up in costumes and go trick-or-treating. Dressing-up and enjoying all of the candy collected are two of the many reasons families in the greater Tyler, Texas area love Halloween. 393 more words

Pain Management

Is the Deadlift the real King of all Exercises?

“The risk reward is just in favor of the deadlift over the squat for most people.” – Gray Cook

Sport = hip hinging. Generally speaking, if you ask someone to show you their best vertical or broad jump but have them stop in the bottom position right before they were to jump, they’ll be in a great looking hip hinge – a vertical shin with the hips going backwards and the feet positioned under their hips. 171 more words


From Violence Treatment to Violence Prevention

By: Garry Lapidus, PA-C, MPH

At Connecticut Children’s Medical Center, we see the impact of community and family violence often. We treat a variety of violence-related injuries which range from an infant who was physically abused by a parent or caretaker, to a child who was sexually abused by a stranger, to a teenager who was shot on the streets during a turf dispute. 810 more words

Promoting Health

Taking the first step


My name is Kirsten and I have worked  as a physiotherapist for the past 9 years, focusing on Musculoskeletal injuries. I am also a mother of 2 (a 20 month old mischievous little man and a 7 week old baby boy – needless to say they keep my very busy!) 367 more words

NEW therapeutic pilates at Gibney Dance

We’re thrilled to represent kinected at Gibney Dance with two weekly classes, taught by kinected instructors and teacher trainers Lauren Alzamora and Anna Vollmar. Both of these amazing women are former dancers who found their way into Pilates through pain and injury prevention and wanting a deeper understanding of the mind body connection. 188 more words


The Afterburn Effect Training

Ballistic Power is home to The Ultimate Pursuit To Performance Training and now home to The Afterburn Effect Training a small group personal training program where you’ll get high energy, fun, and challenging workouts designed to burn maximum fat and tone your entire body in only 45 minutes. 264 more words


Optimistic or Realistic: My kid is getting a sports scholarship to college

How many times have we heard the bragging parent in the stands about how their child is the cream of the crop and getting a sports scholarship to college? 232 more words