Massage Therapy on Saturday Mornings

Did you know we offer our massage therapy services on Saturdays, now, from 7:00-11:00 AM? Call to 815-758-5508 schedule your weekend massage today! 30, 60, and 90 minute massage available with Kimberly Rice, LMT. And our new massage therapist, Erica …
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Yoga Changes Gene Expression Linked to Chronic Inflammation

More and more, researchers are noting the wide-ranging benefits of yoga. This ancient system of stretching, breathing, and gentle strengthening is not just great exercise. Research shows a yoga practice affects gene expression at a molecular level. Instructor Beverlee Burke, …
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Walk & Roll Wrap Up

Thanks to all of you who came out for our annual Walk & Roll event! Yes, it was a bit hot out, but we had fun! Special thanks to First National Bank, Resource Bank, VAC, Grassroots Juicery & Cafe, Pommy …
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Back Pain and State-of-the-Art Medicine

With the advent of functional MRI (fMRI), research study of the human brain has advanced, and we are beginning to understand more about how our perceptions shape our healing process. It turns out that our perception of pain—not just the …
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Young Athletes and Specialization: What Parents Should Know

Chances are, you already know that youth participation in sports has many benefits, including providing consistent exercise, promoting overall health, teaching teamwork, leadership, discipline, self-esteem, peer socialization, and an opportunity for fun.  Despite these many benefits, the trend towards early …
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A Sound Healing Concert

Cancelled: will reschedule for December Friday, Oct. 20 | 6:30-8:00 PM Lie on blankets and cushions, or sit comfortably in a chair if you prefer, and let the soothing music wash over you. Musicians Sven Hansen and Bob Macko play …
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It’s our 20th Anniversary–and you’re invited!

Tuesday, Oct. 17 | 5:00-7:00 PM Enjoy food, drink and prizes at our open-house-style party! Tour the clinic and sample our classes (if you wish), or just hang out and help us celebrate 20 years serving this community! 20 years …
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Fall Restorative Yoga Workshop

Friday, Sept. 22 | 6:00-8:00 PM Rest. Rejuvenate. Restore. Autumn begins. As we ramp up our fall routines, it’s easy to forget to just take some time to breathe. It’s time, once again, for our seasonal restorative yoga workshop! You …
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Celebrating Local Health Awareness Week

September 11-17, 2017 From the uncertainty caused by political schisms that seem to sabotage any sensible progress to the almost monolithic advance of “Big Data” in medical and commercial fields, we’d be forgiven thinking the very term health care, itself, …
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Our Healthy Habit Initiative!

Creative Therapeutics is getting ready to celebrate 20 years in business! We’re proud to have the support of our community as we’ve grown, providing our forward-looking model of one-on-one physical therapy and wide-ranging, health-related classes, workshops, and panel events. To …
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