Health Blog

It is Fall Prevention Awareness Week!

September 22nd, 2020

It is Fall Prevention Awareness Week! Falling as you age is common, but that does not make it normal. As Physical Therapists, we most frequently provide care after an incident has occurred to cause injury to a patient. When it comes to injuries caused by falling, those can be significant. The Center for Disease Control (CDC) indicates

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Backpack Safety for Your Entire Family

September 16th, 2020

September 16, 2020 is “Safe Backpack Day” and who better to help keep you and your backpack-wearing loved ones safe than your Bay State Physical Therapist!! Students and commuters wearing backpacks that are improperly fit or that are overloaded and too heavy are at increased risk for injury. Injury can occur not only from carrying

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Our 2020 PMC Journey

August 11th, 2020

By: Holly Petersen, Director of Operational Excellence & Compliance As I logged on to the PMC Captain’s call on May 1st, I was unsure what PMC 2020 would look like. When Billy Starr, the founder of PMC, delivered the message that PMC weekend would not be held in its traditional form, a wave of disappointment

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