What happens during JIA physiotherapy assessment and exercises?

Hi Susan, my name is Jenny. I’m one of the physiotherapists. Thank you for coming along today, to show children who have juvenile arthritis, what to expect when they come for a physiotherapy appointment. What is juvenile arthritis? Juvenile arthritis, which we often call JIA, is a condition which affects your joints and causes inflammation in your joints. So your […]

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Growing Without Limits | OSF HealthCare Children’s Hospital of Illinois

There’s no limit to what you’ll do for her. You want her to explore, to dream, to grow. You’re always amazed at what her little mind creates, and what her little hands get into. Filled with courage, she takes on the world, explores the darkest caves and braves the deepest oceans. At OSF HealthCare Children’s Hospital of Illinois, their caregivers […]

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Motivation Minute – Be a Superman (exercise)

Today our exercise is a Superman, I’m going to start off with one of the modifications, we’re strengthening core and lutes. Resting forehead on top of the hands, Stacy’s going to start with just an upper body lift, we don’t need to lift very far, two or three inches off the mat is enough, we don’t want to create a […]

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