physiotherapy :: About 7 results

Long Covid and the role of Physiotherapy

It is significant that the theme for this year's World Physiotherapy day that was celebrated on the 8th of September is "Rehabilitation and Long Covid". Long Covid means those Covid cases which ...

Article about 8 days ago

Band it for better flexibility and strength

A resistance band or the thera band is basically used in physical therapy to recover from injuries. These bands are used for a wide range of exercises, like for instance in exercises undertaken to ...

Article about 7 months ago

The simple MAT has many benefits in physiotherapy

Mat activities/exercises are one of the most important parts of physiotherapy rehabilitation programmes. Mat exercises are given to facilitate balance, promote stability, mobilize and strengthen the ...

Article about 8 months ago

Non cancerous brain tumours can be lethal too

Where there is will there is a woman. A brave Sikkimese woman from a village near Ravangla in South Sikkim and her will to survive has reiterated this. At 69 years, all that this elderly woman (a ...

Article about 10 months ago

Cannot move one side of your face?

The temporary weakness or paralysis of facial muscles is known as Bell'sPalsy. The first symptoms often appear when a person wakes up and finds that one side of his/her face does not move. The person ...

Article about 10 months ago

World Walking Day honoured

Sikkim Manipal College of Physiotherapy, (SMCPT) had celebrated the occasion of World Walking Day on 4th October at its premises by adhering to all social distancing protocols. The event was supported ...

Article about 12 months ago

All about knee arthritis

Knee arthritis is one of the most common problems seen in people over the age of 50. It is basically a degenerative disease of joints with acute inflammation. No activity and disuse are deleterious ...

Article about 12 months ago