Physio

Physio

Physiotherapy is a science-based profession and takes a ‘whole person’ approach to health and wellbeing, which includes the patient’s general lifestyle. At the core is the patient’s involvement in their own care, through education, awareness, empowerment and participation in their treatme...
IR Therapy

IR Therapy

  unlight absorbed by chloroplasts in plant cells permits formation of starch. Sunlight absorbed by human skin generates vitamin D. Some wavelengths of light, including near infrared and ultraviolet (UV) light cannot be seen with the human eye, and yet cause biologic effects. • A light emitting...
STIMULATION

STIMULATION

stimulation stim·u·la·tion n. Arousal of the body or of individual organs or other parts to increasedfunctional activity. The condition of being stimulated. The application of a stimulus to a responsive structure, such as anerve or muscle, regardless of whether the strength of the stimulus iss...
Quantum analysis

Quantum analysis

Quantitative analysis (finance), an analysis technique applying mathematics (stochastic calculus) to finance. Quantitative analysis (chemistry), in analytical chemistry, the measurements of quantities of substances produced in reactions rather than simply noting the nature of the reactions. In an...
Ultra Sound Therapy

Ultra Sound Therapy

Gel is used on all surfaces of the head to reduce friction and assist transmission of the ultrasonic waves.Therapeutic ultrasound in physical therapy is alternating compression and rarefaction of sound waves with a frequency of 0.7 to 3.3 MHz. Maximum energy absorption in soft tissue occurs from...
AEROBIC

AEROBIC

Aerobic adjective Metabolism Referring to processes that occur in the presence of O2. Microbiology Referring to growth in the presence of molecular O2, as in aerobic bacteria and aerobic waste treatment. Physiology Referring to the requirement of O2 for respiration. Sports medicine Referring to e...
Cupping

Cupping

Cupping therapy is an ancient form of alternative medicine in which a therapist puts special cups on your skin for a few minutes to create suction. People get it for many purposes, including to help with pain, inflammation, blood flow, relaxation and well-being, and as a type of deep-tissue massa...
Expert Counseling

Expert Counseling

Expert witnesses who are available to consult and testify regarding community mental health may be found here. Community mental health experts found on this page may consult on an array of mental health and rehabilitation services provided to individuals in community settings, including outpatien...
YOGA

YOGA

Yoga therapy is well established as a treatment for depression and anxiety. A meta-analysis cited in the Primary Care Companion for CNS Disorders found that yoga therapy also shows promise for the treatment of posttraumatic stress (PTSD) and schizophrenia. Additionally, yoga therapists have begun...