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Wellness FAQ with US Cryotherapy

AFM: What is whole body cryotherapy?  US Cryo: Whole body cryotherapy is a brief, cold shock treatment using sub-zero temperatures to stimulate the nervous system producing…

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Practicing Musculoskeletal Health

Back pain and general muscle soreness are common problems for many people. Understanding correct force postures and maintaining your musculoskeletal system will help to both treat…

Prevention
Summer Skincare Tips

Austin is a great place for spending time outdoors in the summertime sunshine. However, while catching some rays, it’s important to know how to take care…

Prevention
Wellness FAQ: Shin Splints

What do a trail runner, a soccer player and you (probably at least once) have in common? Shin splints. It’s a cringe-worthy truth, but don’t endure…

Treatment
The Freedom of Oral Immunotherapy

Most people may recognize the scene from the famous 1987 movie, The Princess Bride. The courageous and witty Dread Pirate Roberts, also known as Westley, claims…

Treatment
Red Light, Good Light

For some, red light therapy (also known as photobiomodulation  or low-level light therapy) can sound like a dream come true. With benefits allegedly ranging from a…

Prevention
Op-Ed: A New Pandemic Threat

People may die because they’re not calling 911. Reports from the front lines of hospitals indicate a marked drop in the number of heart attacks and…

Treatment
Wrap It Up

Sure, it looks cool but what exactly is the purpose of applying tape? There are different types of tape and different uses for athletes.

Prevention
Wellness FAQ: Osteoarthritis

Millions of Americans — and undoubtedly many of AFM readers — suffer from the debilitating effects of osteoarthritis. But new research and treatments are helping those…

Treatment
Treating PMS Symptoms

Pre-menstrual symptoms, otherwise known as PMS, is that lovely time that indicates your period is on its way. Although your period can provide insights on your…

Treatment
Summer Skin Care

When it comes to skin care in Austin during the warmer months, any dermatologist in Austin will tell you that the products that typically keep your…

Healthy Living
Community Corner: The Healing Power of Horses

For over a decade, RED Arena, located in Dripping Springs, has offered equine therapy services in the central Texas area. Owner, Jennifer Young’s passion for equine therapy began after seeing how effective being on a horse was for helping with balance, core strength, and stretching for children with cerebral palsy.

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