Burke Banner

Vol. 4, Issue 10
October 2016
Connecting the Community to the Latest in Rehabilitation, News and Events

In This Issue

Burke’s 37th Annual Wheelchair Games: Photos and Results
10 Reasons Why Physical Therapy is Beneficial
Senior Health Series: Talk on Memory Loss
Spotlight On: Burke’s Arthritis Center
Upcoming Adaptive Climbing Clinic
News archive
Donate to Burke

Videos

Watch Video
Learn more about the history of Burke and our current programs in our newest video. Watch Video

Connect With Burke

Facebook
Twitter
YouTube

Events

Did You Know?

Burke recently opened its 7th--and newest--outpatient clinic in Armonk, NY
Find out more
Burke’s 37th Annual Wheelchair Games: Photos and Results
Nearly 60 athletes from throughout the tri-state area and as far away as Texas came together for Burke Rehabilitation Hospital’s 37th Annual Wheelchair Games on September 24. The Wheelchair Games have become a tradition for wheelchair athletes of all ages and Burke is proud to continue to host it...
10 Reasons Why Physical Therapy is Beneficial
Physical therapy helps people of all ages who have medical conditions, illnesses or injuries that limit their regular ability to move and function...
Senior Health Series: Talk on Memory Loss
Forgot your keys? Can’t remember where you parked the car? While some signs of memory loss are a normal part of getting older, some problems with memory can be the first signs of disease, such as Alzheimer’s disease. Knowing the difference between these types of problems can be tough—and the...
Spotlight On: Burke’s Arthritis Center
World Arthritis Day is on October 12—and, according to the CDC, there are over 52 million people in the U.S. living with arthritis. But arthritis, which is one of the most common disabilities in the country, doesn’t have to sideline you completely...
Upcoming Adaptive Climbing Clinic
If you’re an adaptive athlete who’s interested in getting involved with sports and exercise but aren’t sure where to start, Burke can help. We have an active adaptive sports program that encourages people of all abilities to take part in physical activity. Burke’s therapeutic recreation...
In the Next Issue
• Faces of Burke Gallery
• Alzheimer's Disease Awareness Month