stretching

Participants will be randomly assigned to a strength or stretching exercise program, and undergo multiple evaluations

posted on August 9, 2011 - 12:00am
Update June 19, 2013: This study is nearing completion. However, enrollment is still open and additional participants are needed.
posted on April 1, 2009 - 10:51am
QUEST Vol. 16, No. 2
Recommended Exercises in Muscle Disease Exercise purpose Examples Notes improve endurance and conditioning walking, running, swimming, cycling

Good for you

posted on September 1, 2007 - 11:22am
QUEST Vol. 14, No. 5
In 2003, I met William Schnell. He was working for a medical transportation company in addition to being a massage therapist. We connected instantly and became close friends with a great ability to communicate. William became my massage therapist, and for three years we’ve worked together to develop some new techniques to enhance my breathing and circulation. Massage has helped me gain an overall...

People of every ability can practice yoga for fun and fitness

posted on May 1, 2007 - 2:36pm
QUEST Vol. 14, No. 3
Kathy Senecal helps Keith Mullinar, who has inclusion-body myositis, do the pawanmuktasana pose, or seated side stretch.

Getting your child to go with the flow

posted on July 1, 2006 - 4:42am
QUEST Vol. 13, No. 4
A wise teenager once said, “I think in order to motivate people, you have to kind of know how they work, and it’s different for every person.” Krista Fincke of Tarpon Springs, Fla., has experience with not wanting to do physical therapy (PT), take her medications or wear her ankle-foot orthotics (AFOs).