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Girls on the Run DeKalb County 2019

Creative Therapeutics was a proud sponsor once again this year for the DeKalb County Girls on The Run race.  Girls on the Run is an international program, the mission of which is to inspire girls to be joyful, healthy, and …
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Sam Eakes Attends Functional Mobilization Course

In early April I had the opportunity to travel to Denver, Colorado, for a continuing education course called Functional Mobilization I. The class presented an integrated approach to patient care with emphasis on soft tissue mobilization. In addition to soft …
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Sam Eakes Participates in University Research Project

I love sports. I always have. As I got farther into my athletic career and then into my professional career, I began to develop a passion for sports from the rehabilitation side of things. The culture of sports is ever-changing: …
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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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Female Athletes through the Lifespan: Adolescents (ages 11-17)

For our first article on female athletes ages 4-10, click here. As boys and girls enter adolescence, a variety of changes occur with the onset of puberty. Puberty for girls can begin anywhere from ages 8-13; for boys, it usually …
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Sam Eakes Graduates DeKalb Leadership Academy

Last month, Sam Eakes, DPT, graduated from the DeKalb Chamber of Commerce Leadership Academy. Over the course of a year, a 25-member class comprised of professionals from across the community meet once a month in different locations in the DeKalb/Sycamore …
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