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Do you know how to properly garden without causing excessive stress on your body? By learning a bit about the ergonomics involved in gardening you can save yourself pain and strain so you can work smarter, not harder!

By DMG Physical & Occupational Therapy
Many gardeners plunge into their projects with great enthusiasm but unconditioned bodies. This doesn't need to happen! Follow these tips for injury free gardening.

By DuPage Medical Group
Treatments you receive from DuPage Medical Group Urology or Physical Therapy may include pelvic floor muscle strengthening exercises (kegels), biofeedback, pelvic floor muscle stimulation, behavioral and lifestyle changes, bladder retraining, medication, special devices (pessaries) or surgery.

By DuPage Medical Group Urology
Do you have problems with incontinence? Learn about sling procedures that help control stress incontinence, (urine leakage) that can happen when you laugh, cough, sneeze, lift things or exercise.

By DMG Physical & Occupational Therapy
Regular pelvic floor exercise, or Kegel exercise, will help to build awareness, muscle strength, endurance and coordination.

By DMG Physical & Occupational Therapy
The pelvic floor consists of several layers of muscles that cover the bottom of the pelvic cavity. Learn why it is important to strengthen your pelvic floor today!

By DMG Physical & Occupational Therapy
DuPage Medical Group has a team of therapists who have been trained in working with patients with neurological diagnoses with the goal of improving function.

By DMG Physical & Occupational Therapy
Read about the causes, symptoms and treatment of trigger finger.

By DMG Physical & Occupational Therapy
Just a passing cramp? More likely you have carpal tunnel syndrome, a painful progressive condition caused by compression of a key nerve in the wrist. Learn more about carpal tunnel syndrome in this Q&A.

By DMG Physical & Occupational Therapy
Lymphedema is swelling of one or more areas of the body caused by a buildup of lymphatic fluid. See this list of 8 things you should avoid to help prevent or delay the start of lymphedema.

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