Real Health Rehab provides Preventive Care Physical Therapy Care At Riverwalk Village Center

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At Real Health Rehab prevention seriously prevention, wellness, and disease management has moved into the forefront of health over the past decade as research continues to show the significant benefits of lifestyle changes on health. Lifestyle changes, including increased physical activity, can lead to health benefits in those with chronic disease, prevent or manage a number of noncommunicable diseases, and lead to an increased quality of life.

The following information provides a variety of resources to guide you in using these strategies to decrease risk and improve the overall health in the patients and clients you see.

What is preventative health care?

Preventive healthcare (alternately preventive medicine or prophylaxis) consists of measures taken for disease prevention, as opposed to disease treatment. Health, disease, and disability are dynamic processes which begin before individuals realize they are affected.

What are the preventive measures?

Preventive Health measures encompass a variety of interventions that can be undertaken to prevent or delay the occurrence of disease or reduce further transmission or exposure to disease.

Why is preventive health care so important?

Remember the old saying that “an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure”? This can be especially true when it comes to preventive health care. Maintaining or improving your health is important – and a focus on regular preventive care, along with following the advice of your doctor, can help you stay healthy.