Category Archives: exercise

Are You at Risk for a Fracture?

One in three women over 50 and one in six men will experience osteoporotic fractures.  FRAX is an assessment tool used by doctors but can be usually used by anyone to input information that will let you know your risk …
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Yoga Ropes Class

Our ropes help with balance and allow you to really relax into your stretches and concentrate on breathing, getting the most out of your practice.
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Men’s Fitness Class–New!

Tuesdays, 9:15-10:00 AM For those of us who know we need to get more exercise but just can’t seem to stick to a routine, a group class can be just the thing for motivation. Your class keeps you accountable for …
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Advanced Core Exercises

In our final FREE Core Concepts workshop, you’ll discover how to modify more challenging core exercises to meet your current abilities. You don’t need to be “advanced”–just willing to try and ready to have fun!
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Make Strength Training One of Your New Year’s Goals for Better Health

The American Heart Association recommends strength training two times weekly, working individual muscle groups close to their maximum ability.  Recent research affirms that the work-out can be short and concise: just working four muscle groups close to their maximum yielded …
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Expanded Yoga and Massage Offerings

We’re excited to announce a Yoga Level 2 class, which is designed for those with some yoga experience who want a bit more challenge. Class will take place from Saturdays from 11:15 AM-12:30 PM and will be taught alternately by …
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In Mike News

Michael Reuland, DPT, CSCS, will be giving talks in the fall and spring to the Northern Illinois Region Parent University. Parent University is a group dedicated to assisting parents in their personal and career development as their children move through high …
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Holiday Specials Now Available!

Looking for unique gift ideas? Why not give the gift of wellness over the holidays? Creative Therapeutics offers a variety of bang-for-your-buck value whether you are looking for relaxation or self-improvement. These specials are a great way to show someone …
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Posture: The Key to a Strong Core

Thursday, Nov. 8 | 6:00-7:00 PM | FREE Our second installment of the Core Series is coming up on November 8th at 6 pm. In the first session we learned how to use our diaphragm to “turn on” our core …
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Tuning into Your Body

Whether it’s that “a-ha!” moment many of our physical therapy pateints describe, the sense of peace and rejuvenation many discover through yoga or other exercise, or the mindfulness–being conscious of your own brain’s messages and patterns–that you  practice and hone …
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