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Functional Medicine: Evidence-Based Medicine With A Whole Body Approach

Behind functional medicine is a wonderfully simple philosophy that treats the body as a whole, interconnected system which looks at mind, body, and spirit as contributing elements to a person’s overall state of health. Functional medicine is evidence-based and seeks to identify the root cause of disease by probing into the unique history of a patient’s life and genetics, as well as environmental and lifestyle factors.

4 Reasons Lyme Disease May Go Undetected

If left undiagnosed and untreated, Lyme disease and other tick-borne illnesses can have detrimental long-term effects on the body.Call 703-532-4892, ext. 2 today for more information. Lyme disease is the most reported vector-borne illness (diseases transmitted through mosquitoes, tick and flea bites) in the United States. The CDC [...]

Jeanne Scheele, P.T., Receives Pelvic Rehabilitation Practitioner Certification

The Kaplan Center congratulates our Director of Physical Therapy, Jeanne Scheele, on earning her Certification as a Pelvic Rehabilitation Practitioner from the Herman & Wallace Pelvic Rehabilitation Institute; a distinction of her expertise in treating pelvic floor dysfunction (PFD)! PFD has been a special interest for Jeanne over the last [...]

Moving Beyond Trauma: Healing Therapies for PTSD

Earlier this week, news of the horrific Manchester Arena bombing spread rapidly over the internet and news media, sending shock-waves worldwide. Innocent children and families were exposed to unimaginable and unforgettable events. For spectators, when events like this occur, it can trigger intense emotions ranging from feelings of anger, to [...]