Friday, Dec 02, 2022



Pregnancy-related back pain: Know how physiotherapy can help

November 24, 2021 1:14 pm

Pregnancy-related back pain commonly occurs because of postural changes, increased ligamentous laxity, and decreased abdominal muscle function

Frozen shoulders: Symptoms, causes, treatment

September 23, 2021 3:59 pm

Early treatment and mobilisation of the shoulder should be done under the supervision of a physiotherapist to avoid frozen shoulder, said Dr Tina Jain

Jamia students demand rollback of physiotherapy course fee hike, varsity stands by decision

August 21, 2021 10:16 am

As per the new rules, the students will now have to shell out Rs 1,10,000 as opposed to Rs 49,150 earlier for one year. The university has hiked the fee for only new admissions.

Covid 19: Here's how to improve lung function with physiotherapy

June 11, 2021 8:44 am

The Active Cycle of Breathing Techniques (ACBT), a set of breathing exercises, can help clear the lungs of sputum by loosening and helping to cough it out

A doctor explains: Importance of physiotherapy and tele rehab for post-acute COVID patients

April 21, 2021 12:26 pm

It’s important to continuously monitor vital parameters and to look out for signs like breathlessness, excessive fatigue, palpitations, dizziness and cough

NSNIS Patiala and CSS-SRIHER, Chennai launch online courses in sports physiotherapy, sports nutrition

August 03, 2020 12:02 pm

A two-week physical workshop will also be held as part of the six-month course, once the COVID-19 pandemic subsides

PGI doctor: Physiotherapy plays crucial role in treating critically-ill Covid patients

June 11, 2020 12:27 pm

Dr Dorje, who is currently posted at the ICU unit dedicated for severely-ill COVID-19 patients at PGIMER’s Nehru Extension Block, reveals that at least three physiotherapists are posted on COVID-19 duty every week at the hospital.

Have arthritis? Some of these exercises can help

May 09, 2020 12:08 pm

Exercises like leg raises, hamstring stretches, half-squats, one-leg dips, leg stretches may work well for arthritis of the knees.

Indian-origin physio jailed for molesting girl in Singapore

March 22, 2018 12:21 pm

The teen victim had turned up at the clinic on March 25 last year at 6.20 p.m. (local time) seeking treatment for back and hip pain, according to a report by The Straits Times.

Fawn, the cow tries on her prosthetic limbs

March 19, 2015 1:42 pm

The Woodstock Farm adopted her in New York earlier this winter.