Category: Fitness

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What’s the Deal with W-Sitting?

October 10th, 2019

There is a great deal of controversy over a sitting position common for young children, called W-sitting. W-sitting, so named because the legs splay out to form a W pattern, has been associated with causing several developmental orthopedic problems and doctors have warned to discourage children from assuming this position. Though there are some pediatricians

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6 Benefits of Chores for Your Special Needs Child

September 11th, 2019

Giving your special needs child some chores to do around the house can be beneficial not only for you as a parent (saving you time), but also for your child. Your physical therapist may even recommend some chores that will help to develop fine motor skills in your child. If you need some additional tips

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Pediatric Sports Injuries: Recovery and Prevention

August 10th, 2019

Is your child an athlete? It is estimated that there are approximately 60 million youths, aged 6-18, who participate in organized sports. Of those 60 million, approximately 45.9%-54% will sustain some form of sports injury. If your child is feeling pain due to a sport, Oceanside Therapy Group can help provide relief and a speedy

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