What Creates Good Running Form?

What Creates Good Running Form?

One of the most common question every PT hears: "How can I think my way to better running form?" The short answer: You can't. Not really. I know! I wish it was that easy. The long answer: The way you run is determined by a bunch of different factors. If running form...

Should Runners Stretch?

Should Runners Stretch?

  Running is not the kind of activity that demands great flexibility in general, but tight muscles and joints can cause pain, injury, and decreased performance. This is a huge topic in the running rehab world that can’t be adequately addressed in a short summary,...

We’ve Moved!

We’ve Moved!

Prevail Physical Therapy is pleased to announce our new clinic location in Shoreline! Business is so good that we expanded and moved our location to accommodate our growth and our goals. We opened the doors at our new...

Be SMART When Setting Your 2020 Resolutions

Be SMART When Setting Your 2020 Resolutions

While annual statistics are bleak when it comes to the success rates of New Year’s resolutions, don’t conclude that goalsetting is a fruitless endeavor, says Shoreline physical therapist Bruk Ballenger. Simply resolve to set smarter goals.  “This time of year,...

No Time for Exercise? Make Time for Movement.

No Time for Exercise? Make Time for Movement.

Don’t have time for exercise? Perhaps, say physical therapists, it’s time to reframe what true exercise looks like.  After all, exercise doesn’t require a gym, special equipment or a high intensity. Down to its core, exercise is simply movement, and...

Rest is Key to Health and Performance

Rest is Key to Health and Performance

 If you vow to never rest until you reach your personal health or athletic performance goal, you are overlooking a vital part of training and rehabilitation: recovery. That’s according to Shoreline physical therapist Bruk Ballenger.  While the resolve...