Jul 20, 2017
We’ve Moved
We've Moved! Welcome to the new and improved Action Potential:  new location, same exceptional therapy.  Don't worry, we didn't move too far... just upstairs.  We are still located at 1786 Wilmington Pike in Glen Mills, but now in Suite 200A.  We are very excited about the big move and thank all of our friends and [...] Read more
Jul 06, 2017
Beach Do’s and Dont’s

If you can’t tell, I’m loving beach season! So this is the second installment on how to be smart at the beach. In this case, the do’s and don’ts of beach etiquette so that you can avoid being that annoying beach goer. Beach Do’s Beach Dont’s Pee in the Ocean: You think you pee more […]

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Jun 13, 2017
First Swing Golf Clinic – 2017

 

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Jun 13, 2017
10 Summer Hacks for the Beach

Beach Season is here! With all its ups and downs, tan lines and sun burns, sand castles and sand in sandwiches, boogie boarding and under toe. Below are listed some beach hacks so that you can summer smart and capitalize on the best parts of a day at the beach! Freeze your water bottles instead […]

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May 30, 2017
What to Expect After a Knee Replacement

It is estimated that there are currently 4.7 million Americans with knee replacements. In fact, if you are 60 or older, more likely than not,  you or someone you know has undergone knee replacement surgery. For those who have significant knee pain and arthritis, a knee replacement, often a last resort, can significantly improve the […]

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May 09, 2017
Chiropractor or Physical Therapy: What’s the Difference?

Sarah, would you go to a Chiropractor? A question that I’ve gotten more than once. My initial answer is usually rather vague. That is because I have never been to a chiropractor.  However, for every one person who hasn’t been to a chiropractor I’ve met someone who swears by theirs. Both chiropractors and PTs in […]

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Apr 06, 2017
Swing into Spring: Golf and Low Back Pain

Spring has Sprung! It’s finally starting to warm up, and those of us hibernating bears are starting to emerge from our caves and enjoy the weather outside. However, for those weekend warriors who play golf, the last thing you want is to hurt yourself. One of the most frequent injuries of golf enthusiasts is low […]

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Mar 09, 2017
Who is This Girl and what’s the Big Deal with Physical Therapy

Hello blogging world, this is my first blog and I’d like to introduce myself and my profession. I am a staff physical therapist at Action Potential, a spectacular (if I do say so myself) outpatient PT clinic in Glen Mills PA. Who am I really? Well in a nutshell I’m a former D1 athlete, who […]

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Feb 09, 2017
Show your ticker a little love this Valentines Day: Using the Modified BORG to monitor your exercise intensity

One of the biggest concerns our clients share is the worry of how hard to exercise after leaving physical therapy. A valid worry, especially if your health history contains scary words like hypertension, congestive heart failure, and diabetes.  Rest assured, showing your heart a little love is easier than you think! What is the Modified […]

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Jan 06, 2017
Make your New Years Resolution Stick like Glue!

It’s not uncommon to go into a new year with fresh aspirations of how the “new you” is going to look, behave, and succeed.  But in all reality, how long do those resolutions last?  Most studies of human behavior reveal a 60% dropout rate in the first month of a new year. 60%!! Here are […]

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