FAIRFIELD POST-ACUTE REHAB BLOG

What’s up with the green smoothie?

April 5, 2017

Everywhere I look, the green smoothie has overtaken breakfast. My friends are blending for their kids. Our CEO is drinking one during morning meetings. Random people on the street are walking around with them.

7 healthiest foods for seniors — and the rest of us

April 5, 2017

According to the World Health Organization, unhealthy diets are among the leading causes of non-communicable diseases including cardiovascular disease, type 2 diabetes and cancer. As you age, eating can become more of a chore than a fun part of your day.

4 super foods that battle arthritis pain

April 5, 2017

You are what you eat,” has been a motto from an early age. Now that you’ve aged, it’s time to put those words into action. According to Everyday Health, about 46 million adults in the United States,

3 tips for optimal hip surgery recovery

April 5, 2017

Lloyd discovered hiking in his mid- 50s. For the next 10 years, he enjoyed the daily walks through the cedars behind his house. After a time, Lloyd attributed the initial leg discomfort to simply too much walking, so he shortened his route. But as the pain persisted and increased in severity, Lloyd realized he could […]

What is carpal tunnel syndrome?

April 5, 2017

Phil had been teaching tennis to young people for 20 years. Last year, when he started experiencing discomfort in his hands and wrists, a parent of one of his students suggested it could be carpal tunnel syndrome. Phil had his doubts. He led a very active life. The only injuries he treated had to do […]