Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio) – Today on our latest Active Physical Therapy Update, the discussion focused on using physical therapy to increase function and manage pain of an affected joint.
Also on the docket was a discussion about how to recognize the signs and symptoms of a concussion in a friend or a loved one.
Jeanette Tousignant, Physical Therapist at Active Physical Therapy, joined Mike Plourde to talk about these varied yet important subjects.
She talked about how effective physical therapy can help to get a person more mobile and active and help them manage pain.
She also shared a series of tips to recognize the signs and symptoms of a concussion in another person and how the concussions can happen.
Tousignant added that minor concussions may not always immediately manifest themselves on x-rays or other detection methods and people need to pay attention to the symptoms if they start to become apparent in a friend or a family member.