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Get Back to Active

Getting Back to Active with the County Fair! After a long year of social distancing, we are all ready to get back out and enjoy the fairs and festivals popping up in our communities! The excitement of summer events is ramping up, but after a year of Netflix binging and reduced levels of activity, you […]

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Early Intervention for Speech and Language Disorders

Speech and language disorders are among the most common conditions that young children experience. Millennium Therapy Independence speech-language pathologist Kayleen Turnis is encouraging parents and caregivers to learn the signs of communication disorders—and seek an evaluation now if they have any concerns. The message is a timely one, as May is national Better Hearing & […]

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Physical Therapy for Low Back Pain

Low Back Pain: A growing concern Back pain is a huge problem- it has or will affect most of us. The current estimate is that 80% of people will experience back pain at least once. It is the single biggest cause for disability, the third most common reason for doctor visits, and one of the […]

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Covid-19 Recovery and Rehabilitation

Development of Covid-19 Recovery and Rehabilitation Program Millennium Therapy has worked tirelessly to develop programs to reduce the effects of Covid-19 on nursing home residents and staff. These therapy processes developed by Millennium Therapy for our nursing home partners has resulted in dramatically reduced Covid-19 mortality rates: 69-78% lower than state average. But, Recovery and […]

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Aquatic Therapy at Millennium Therapy Eagle Grove

Millennium Therapy in Eagle Grove has the only therapeutic pool in Northwest Iowa If you are suffering from pain, stiffness, mobility restrictions, or have struggled with traditional physical therapy- Aquatic Therapy can help you meet your goals! Aquatic Therapy utilizes the properties of water to decrease weight bearing and lessen impact on joints making movement, […]

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Managing Lymphedema with a Certified Lymphedema Therapist

What is Lymphedema? Lymphedema is swelling in your arms or legs due to a obstruction of lymphatic pathways. Lymphatic pathways are what carry tissue fluid out of an area. If lymphedema is left untreated, swelling from the obstructions can take over your body part. The swelling can impair your ability to live your life the […]

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Why you should see your Physical Therapist to Reach your Fitness Goals

Physical Therapists aren’t just for people that are injured or have had surgery. Physical Therapists can also help healthy people improve their fitness, and seeing a PT for this reason has many benefits! When you see a Physical Therapist to improve your fitness, you’ll get an assessment of your strength, range of motion, posture, and […]

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