Why Is Physiotherapy Needed


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Why Is Physiotherapy Needed

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Physiotherapy also known as physical therapy which is when a physiotherapist physical therapist evaluates diagnoses and treats a multitude of things such as diseases disabilities and disorders using a combination of massage stretches and pain relief. Physiotherapy is generally viewed as conventional medicine. If you have an injury that you are not able to treat yourself at home you may need to go to a physiotherapist but these days there are lots of effective products that are available to buy online should you have something as simple as a pulled muscle or stiff back.

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A trip to the physiotherapist could be for the treatment of minor pains of the joints and muscles or for something more serious such as rehabilitation and its useful to know that there are three types of physiotherapy:

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Musculoskeletal - which is the type in which your muscles joints or bones cause you pain. These pains could be from a work injury arthritis a sprain etc. Cardiothoracic - is the type of physiotherapy for respiratory problems like asthma and chronic bronchitis. Neurological - is the type of physiotherapy which is to do with your mind. Examples include people who have had a stroke have multiple sclerosis or an injury to the head or spinal cord.

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Physiotherapy is used to help ease the pain associated with joint discomforts pains in your bones conditions of the heart lungs mind and conditions from childhood and due to old age. It is when the pain is severe that people need help and once a physiotherapist has gone through their assessment and can see that there is something that can be done to help they will then use physiotherapy to help ease some of the pain the patient is feeling. The primary goal of physiotherapy is to restore normal body function. Physiotherapists do this by using different treatments including exercising eating right and massages.

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Massage is the most common type of therapy because a lot of people use this as a general therapy whether it is to treat sore muscles or simply to promote relaxation. Massage is used to relieve stress stimulate blood circulation throughout the body and to distribute fluids inside and it can relieve headaches as well. Physical therapists have been around since 3000 BC and they continue to be used widely throughout the world to help people with their ailments.

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