Monthly Archives: July 2014

Graston Technique

JSH Physical Therapy offers Graston Technique Jersey Shore Hospital offers the Graston Technique (GT) to physical therapy patients suffering from soft tissue injuries. Soft tissue includes muscle, tendon, ligaments and also fascia, a tissue located just under the skin that … Continue reading

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Sunburn Awareness

July is UV Safety Month, and there’s no such thing as a “healthy tan.” Now that it’s time for pool parties and BBQ’s, extra measures need to be taken to protect the skin from sun damage. According to the Skin … Continue reading

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Poison Ivy

Poison ivy grows as a shrub or vine in wooded areas or fields; it is recognizable by three bright green leaves on each stem of the plant. Exposure to the plant can cause an allergic reaction to urushiol (u-roo-she-ol), an … Continue reading

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