Category: Features

Sage Advice: The Spine

The spine is a complicated biomechanical structure that supports the weight of the body. It allows people to bend, twist, walk and move, yet it’s one of the most abused and misunderstood areas of the body. Physical therapy provides effective…

Around Town

Many Ways to See Santa Santa is making numerous appearances in our neighborhoods this holiday season. He will be visiting the Urbana Library Farmers Market special Holiday Market on Dec. 1, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. In addition to Santa,…

Pawsitive Insights: Arthritis in Dogs

As dogs age, they get arthritis just like we do. Arthritis is caused by injuries, genetic/developmental conditions (like hip and elbow dysplasia), the wear and tear of a very active lifestyle, tick-borne disease (like Lyme Disease) and auto-immune diseases. Ultimately…

Pawsitive Insights: Fat Cats

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Our indoor cats can very easily become overweight. They are less active and usually have an ample supply of food. It is tougher to achieve weight loss in cats than in dogs, but if we implement changes that embrace normal…