By | Crisp Living

Physical therapists play a crucial role in health care. Their services and expertise can be extremely effective in preventing injuries, strengthening muscles, and helping someone recover from a surgery or injury. Physical therapists can be helpful for a wide variety of needs.  Many people don’t realize all the things that physical therapists treat. We’ve compiled

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By | Hospital News

Telemedicine allows doctors and patients to connect through the use of telecommunication. Through this technology, doctors are able to care, and even diagnose, patients at a distance. Telemedicine often uses technologies like audio and video calls. Doctors can send patients images and test results electronically. Here are some of the services a doctor may offer

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By | Crisp Living

If you have kidneys that aren’t functioning properly, your doctor may have recommended dialysis. But there are several reasons people need dialysis, and there are a few different kinds of dialysis. It can be confusing to understand what kind of dialysis is right for you and why. What is dialysis? Dialysis is an artificial way

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By | Crisp Living

Sleep disorders are fairly common; one in three Americans experience the symptoms of a sleep disorder in their lifetime. Both children and adults can suffer from sleep disorders. Lack of sleep due to sleep disorders can have negative repercussions on other aspects of a person’s health. Someone with a sleep disorder is more likely to develop other

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By | Crisp Living

Our joints are meant to protect our bones from rubbing together when they move. Sometimes joint cartilage becomes worn down or damaged due to injury or disease. When this happens, the bones can’t move smoothly, which often results in pain, swelling, and immobility. Treatment If joint problems like this are left untreated, they can become debilitating.  Often,

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By | Safety Tips

A concussion is a kind of traumatic brain injury that occurs when the brain hits into the inside of the skull. Student-athletes are more likely than others to get a concussion because of the sports they participate in, but anyone can get a concussion if there is any kind of trauma to the head. Some

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By | Crisp Living

Joint replacement surgery is one of the most common and helpful surgeries available to people with joint pain or joint disease.  Crisp Regional Hospital diagnoses joint problems in patients and can help form a plan for each patient about the best options for treatment. If surgery is recommended, the team at Crisp Regional hospital will walk through

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By | Hospital News

Crisp Regional Hospital is excited to announce its new physical therapy center!  Elite Physical Therapy at Crisp Regional Hospital is proud to offer excellent care to its patients. Elite physical therapy has services available to patients seeking both physical and speech therapy. What is Physical Therapy? Physical therapy is useful in many circumstances.  It often gives people

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