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Physical therapy is the oldest medical service

Many years ago, when humans didn’t have access to modern day medicine. A common service that was used to heal injuries, relieve pain and even prevent as well as cure illnesses. This practise was passed down by India and even used in WW1.

Physical therapists were once all female

When physical therapy came to be a full-time job, it was first seen as a ‘female career’. This is because during WW1, while the men would fight women would act as nurses. Mary McMillan even established the American Women’s Physical Therapeutic Association.

Physical therapy does not hurt

One of the biggest misconceptions about physical therapy, is that it hurts. This is because, during physical therapy you are working with an injured body part which may feel scary. However, this misconception is simply not true. Despite it not being easy, it’s relatively pain-free.

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