While working from home may have become the unavoidable “new normal,” the pandemic has disrupted more than just daily work routines; for many, it has unearthed new health problems. Inspira’s Occupational Therapy program treats patients with issues like carpal tunnel syndrome, arthritis, work-related injuries, nerve injuries, joint injuries and sports injuries. And recently, the team has expanded its services to better treat your patients experiencing issues specifically related to recovering from COVID-19.Read More
More than 10 million Americans are living with osteoporosis. Inspira Spirit of Women hosted “Good to the Bone,” a virtual event reviewing orthopedic health and fragility fractures.
Did you know?
- Fragility fractures result from low energy trauma, such as a fall from standing height or less. They are a common sign of underlying osteoporosis.
- One fragility fracture puts you at high risk of experiencing secondary fractures, especially in the first two years following the initial fracture.
- Hip fractures are the most serious type of fracture. Less than half of survivors regain their previous level of function.
- Prevention is key! Eating a well-balanced diet and exercising will go a long way to improving bone and abdominal core health.