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Author: Colin Pow - Physiotherapist

The Impact of Physiotherapy Treatment on Sport Related Injuries

The Impact of Physiotherapy Treatment on Sport-Related Injuries

Sports injuries have ended or halted many athletes’ careers for games or even several seasons. Getting injuries while participating in sports, fitness activities, training, and competitions are common. Most athletes get injured due to poor training techniques, lack of conditioning, or inappropriate warm-up. Additionally, injuries can also be caused by other factors. Fatigue, excessive training, and dehydration also contribute to injuries. According to UAE doctors, sports injuries occur mostly to ankles...

How Physiotherapy Can Treat Back Pain

Severe back pain can be agonizing and can hinder mobility at the same time. In most cases, back pain does not mean that you have a serious issue. However, if the pain persists for more than a week, it is best to seek physiotherapy from a specialist. Back pain is among the top spinal conditions in UAE; the youth make up to 62% of the people in this category. Before covering...

What is Physiotherapy?

With the ever-evolving world of medicine, physicians are recommending different treatments for specific ailments. Many patients are, therefore, being advised to take up physiotherapy sessions after assessment of their illness. Physio-sessions have now become a common practice in hospitals and healthcare centers, and there is a need to get familiar with physiotherapy and all it entails. Physiotherapy is a healthcare profession that involves the treatment of body diseases, injuries, and disorders...

Advantages of dry needling

When patients suffer from sore and aching muscles that were caused through sports or other external stress factors, some doctors suggest treating the pain with a few sessions of Dry Needling. Dry needling is the invasive practice of using solid filiform or hollow-core hypodermic needles for the therapy of muscle pain. The treatment is also known as Myofascial trigger point dry needling which is why it can be used to treat...