Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio) – Laurie Smith, Physical Therapist with Active Physical Therapy’s Marquette Office, joined the Sunny Morning Show to talk about Women’s Health Month.
Smith said in the 1970’s, the American Physical Therapy Association created specialties in physical therapy. One of those specialties created was Women’s Health.
Smith explained that within this specialty, the APTA teaches topics related to women’s health such as breast health, osteoporosis, pregnancy and birth, and women’s reproductive health.
Smith also talked at length of the benefits of physical therapy for pregnant women, as well.