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Carla Tingle: Aquacare Helped Me Function with Long-COVID

By Rachel Swick Mavity   Prior to the pandemic, Seaford native Carla Tingle was at the top of her career as a disabilities support counselor. After graduating from Seaford High School in 1988, Carla worked for the DuPont company for a few years before becoming the coordinator of student enrichment for the Division of Vocational […]

Written by on November 6, 2023

Strengthen Your Core Muscles with Physical Therapy

Whether lifting a box, or running a marathon, you need strong core muscles for functional movement, balance, performance and injury prevention. What are the Core Muscles? The core muscles consist of two groups: Inner Core Muscles: These deep internal muscles are the core’s stabilizers. They are attached to the spine and support movement. Outer Core […]

Written by on August 11, 2023

Physical Therapy Can Help With Brain Injury Recovery

By Brooke Mihalek, PTA, Aquacare Traumatic Brain Injuries affect millions of people each year with a vast majority of them being young adults or children. A traumatic brain injury or TBI can completely change a life, potentially causing a debilitating injury that results in lifelong physical, cognitive, and behavioral changes. March is Brain Injury Awareness […]

Written by on March 10, 2023

Be Prepared to Not Fall

By Melinda O’Bier, Physical Therapist Assistant and Certified Falls Prevention Specialist Aquacare Salisbury – Milford Street It’s staggering to consider just how frequently adults and older Americans are affected by falls. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) states that 1 in 4 adults take a tumble with 1 in 5 resulting in a […]

Written by on March 9, 2023

Pain In The Patella

Patellar tracking disorder, also referred to as patellofemoral pain, is where the kneecap (patella) moves towards the outside of the knee during activities involving significant knee flexion.   This deviation is caused by imbalances in tendons, muscles, or ligaments that are either excessively tight or loose. These structures need to function optimally for the patella […]

Written by on January 31, 2023

Experiencing Post-COVID Syndrome?

Whether you were treated for COVID-19 in a hospital or were experiencing more mild sickness at home, long-term symptoms after COVID-19 are very common. As many as 70% of all COVID-19 survivors experience long-term symptoms after COVID-19. These symptoms have been categorized as “Post-COVID Syndrome.” Symptoms of Post-COVID Syndrome Post-COVID Syndrome can include symptoms such […]

Written by on March 8, 2021

Suffering from Cervicogenic Headaches? Physical Therapy Can Help!

Suffering from Chronic or Recurrent Headaches? Physical Therapy can Help! What Are Chronic and Recurrent Headaches? Chronic or recurrent headaches can affect our ability to concentrate, sleep, be in a good mood, work, and enjoy recreational or social activities. Chronic headaches are ones that last for 3 months or more. Recurrent headaches are ones that […]

Written by on July 31, 2019