Get to Know / Anthony Deluise
What is lymphedema? It is a protein rich swelling that develops due to damage to the lymphatic system or a congenital malformation of the lymphatic system during fetal development. The basic function of the lymphatic system involves circulation and immunity. The lymphatic vessels move fluid out of our tissues. Dead cells, protein molecules, bacteria and other waste products are collected. The protein rich fluid gets transported back to the ….Continue Reading
Hand Therapy / Anthony Deluise
Celebrate Hand Therapy Week!
June 4-10 is Hand Therapy Week! Read this to find out why you should see a hand therapist… And check out this short video on how to protect your hands while gardening Hand therapy is available at multiple locations within OrthoRI including Providence, Wakefield, and Warwick. For more information about hand therapy, including specific conditions […]Continue Reading
Exercise / Mike Lopes
Old Man Strong! 2.0
It was probably one the happiest and most satisfying gym days of my life. Never had I lifted that much weight and there are very few feelings that compare to PR’ing (personal record) a lift. What I decided to do next in my training was take a break!
What? Why? So close?
There were a couple of reasons why ……..Continue Reading