research

Peer-reviewed

This makes me so sad. Figure out stuff for yourself because no one will do it for you. No one figured out anything for me.  NOT.A.THING.  I’ve learned to only depend on myself. Evidence-based medicine sure as hell doesn’t mean… Read More ›

Protocols

When you have surgery on your rotator cuff or hip, there is usually a protocol that your physical therapist gets that says stuff like “the patient should have this much range of motion by this day.”  It’ll say stuff like… Read More ›

Caregivers and Research

I’ve been emailing back and forth with Brooke.  Her husband recently had a cerebellar injury and she’s asking a ton of questions.  That’s awesome.  My primary caregiver did not do an ounce of research on my behalf, no one did. … Read More ›

EBP

Suffice it to say I’ve learned a few things and changed my mind about some things in the last 2 years.  EBP stands for evidence-based practice.  In PT school, it was DRILLED into us that your treatments need to be evidence-based.  This… Read More ›

Kangen Water

I drink Kangen water.  I’ve heard it called alkaline water, ionized water, reduced water, electrolyzed reduced water, ionized alkaline water.  Whatever, call it what you want to call it. I read too much on the internet.  I look up everything… Read More ›