World Physical Therapy Day 2022 : Today is World Physical Therapy Day; Know the history and significance behind it

World Physical Therapy Day 2022 : World Physical Therapy Day (World Physical Therapy Day) is celebrated all over the world on September 8 every year. World Physical Therapy (PT) Day is celebrated globally on September 8 every year to raise awareness of the contribution of physiotherapists to healthcare and to encourage people to be physically active and ensure good health. The day is also celebrated to thank the physiotherapists of the world for their contribution to the field of medicine.

World Physical Therapy Day Theme (World Physical Therapy Day Theme 2022) :

Every year World Physical Therapy Day follows a theme to create awareness. Accordingly, this year’s theme is ‘Osteoarthritis’ (Osteoarthritis). Last year ‘Rehabilitation and Long COVID’ This was the theme. World Physical Therapy Day was first observed on 8 September 1996.

History of World Physical Therapy Day (World Physical Therapy Day History 2022) :

In 1996 the World Confederation of Physical Therapy (WCPT) celebrated 8 September as World Physical Therapy Day. This date was established by the WCPT in 1951. According to many reports from around the world, World Physical Therapy Day activities have a positive impact on the profile of the profession. 

On the occasion of World Physical Therapy Day (World Physical Therapy Day 2022) Know the exact benefits of taking physical therapy. 

Some benefits of physical therapy : 

  • Reduce or eliminate pain
  • Avoid surgery
  • For improved movement< /li>
  • To recover from or overcome a sports injury 
  • It can also reduce age-related medical problems.
  • To reverse diabetes and vascular conditions
  • To protect against heart and lung diseases 
  • To help maintain women’s health

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