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Say No to Sciatica Today with Physical Therapy!

July 10th, 2019

The sciatic nerve is the largest nerve in the human body. It extends from the lumbar spine through the buttocks area. Sciatica is pain that results from the irritation of the sciatic nerve. Generally, pain is felt in the lumbar area and behind the thigh. The pain can also radiate to the lower limbs. Sciatica

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Bogged Down by Pain? Try These 5 Quick Tips for Less Pain and More Energy

June 20th, 2019

If you’re hurting and need quick relief, your physical therapist can help. In a customized physical therapy program, you’ll learn some highly effective pain relief techniques that can also help boost your energy. Our physical therapy providers at Gulf Shore Physical Therapy are experienced with all types of pain, and can help you live a

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Did You Know That a Herniated Disc Can Cause You Serious Back Pain?

February 20th, 2019

One of the most common reasons people visit our physical therapist each day is to get relief from chronic back pain. While back pain can be caused by a variety of medical conditions, in many cases, it is the result of a herniated disc. Herniated discs can occur anywhere along the spine but typically affect

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