Choo Accepts Community Champions Award

On Tuesday, Dr. James Choo accepted the Metro Drug Coalition’s “Commitment to Service” Award at their 6th Annual Community Champion Award banquet. Dr. Choo is humbled and honored to receive this award and to be in the company of additional award recipients. Additional recipients included: -Coalition Member of the...

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Hail, Caesar!

by Darren McCoy, FNP-BC, CPE In this “season of fright,” it seems fitting to pose an important question. Which should scare us more: the presence of chronic pain, or the treatments aimed at addressing that pain? Time marches on, and it marches all over some of us more than...

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The History of Physical Therapy in the US

October is designated as National Physical Therapy Month. In this post, we summarize the history of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) and the physical therapy profession below. The organization started in 1921 called the American Women’s Physical Therapeutic Association, having 274 members nationally, referred more as Reconstruction Aides...

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Pain Awareness Month: A Look Back and Forward

by Ted Jones, PhD, CPE You have no doubt heard about the opioid crisis. The nation is experiencing far too many deaths due to opioid overdose. Statistics shows that these overdoses are very much driven by illegal opioids – opioids manufactured and distributed illegally. These are often laced with...

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