Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Common Problems, Exercise Therapy and Rehab Pilates

 Healthline website wrote a very good description about Multiple Sclerosis: “Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a progressive autoimmune disease. Autoimmune diseases mistake normal, healthy parts of the body as foreign and attack them. In the case of MS, the body attacks and destroys the protective sheath that surrounds your nerves. This sheath is called myelin. The…

Pilates for Rehabilitation- Does It Work?

Pilates method is widely practiced for both rehabilitation and fitness. Physical Therapists are recognizing Pilates as one of the most successful methods to treat many injuries, spinal disorders and joint diseases. Pilates also benefits individuals with neurological problems (MS), chronic pain (fibromyalgia), women’s health needs (menopause, osteoporosis, pre/post natal), performance enhancement needs, arthritic impairments (osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis) and other movement dysfunctions.