Increase Mobility: Tips from Mobile Therapy experts
Are you exhausted from feeling restricted by limited mobility? In this blog, Team Select will share three tips to help you increase mobility and regain control of your body. Whether you’re struggling with stiffness, recovering from an injury, or just wanting to maintain an active lifestyle, these tips can make a significant difference. By knowing your body, seeking guidance from healthcare professionals, educating yourself on the importance of mobility, and embracing the power of movement, you’ll be on your way to a more mobile life. Let’s dive in and discover the secrets to unlocking your body’s potential!
Know your body and consult with a healthcare professional
Depending on your day-to-day, your body may need additional care in different areas. For example, for those who sit at a desk for long hours or have previous upper-body trauma, it may be recommended to frequently stretch their neck, shoulders, and upper arms to increase mobility, improve flexibility, and uplift their overall well-being.
“Take, for instance, mobility in your hips and thoracic spine. If you keep these body parts immobile too much, you may develop injuries simply due to repetitive daily behaviors, namely from excessive sitting and device use”Everyday Health
With Team Select’s Mobile Outpatient Therapy, we help you improve your life one step at a time. Offering Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, and Orthopedic Treatments from wherever you call home, we can proudly assist with gait/transfer/mobility training, manual muscle stretching exercises, muscle re-education, and so much more!
Educate yourself on the importance on how to increase mobility
Increasing mobility is essential for leading a fulfilling life, and one of the most effective ways to achieve this is by educating yourself on the methods and strategies available.
By investing time and effort in learning about mobility-enhancing techniques, you can gain valuable insights into exercises, assistive devices, and adaptive systems that significantly improve your everyday mobility.
Movement, movement, movement!
To increase mobility, you must continue to be mobile, exercising frequently, and finding movement however and whenever possible.
Increasing mobility through movement can be done in a variety of ways:
- Regular physical exercises, such as walking, swimming, or cycling.
- Incorporating flexibility stretching exercises into your daily routine.
- Practice balance exercises.
- Yoga for the mind, body, and soul.
Remember, it’s always a good idea to consult healthcare professionals for personalized advice and recommendations based on your circumstances. To connect with a Mobile Outpatient Therapy specialist, please visit our Mobile Outpatient Therapy Services.