What Exactly is Palliative Care?

While we’ve all heard of hospice care, palliative care may be a new term to many. What is it and how is it different from hospice care? Although they both serve patients who are suffering from serious illnesses, time is usually the determining factor in choosing which is better. Hospice care is generally provided when…

5 Ways Speech Therapy Can Benefit Adults

As a species, human beings have mastered the art of verbal communication. Our society lives and dies on our ability to properly articulate our thoughts and feelings, and just the idea that someone understands your struggles can help you get through the day. Despite this being a crucial skill, many people do not know or…

What Is A Medicare Advantage Plan?

Approaching age 65 means that it’s time to turn one’s attention towards Medicare. Trying to decipher what all the Part As, Bs, Cs, Ds mean, and what the costs will be can be overwhelming at first. The good news is, there are endless choices for some of the Parts, and easy ways to find answers and options.

What Does NIT Do: Orthopedic Pediatrics

Here at NIT, our therapists work directly with you and your child to tailor a program that is designed specifically for them. Whatever the challenge may be, our therapists are specially trained and fully qualified to work with pediatric patients of all ages. If your child is recovering from an illness or injury, or is…

Why You Should Work With NIT

At Northern Iowa Therapy (NIT), we provide extraordinary care in outpatient clinics, hospitals, nursing facilities, assisted living communities, home health, industries, schools, and daycare centers throughout Iowa. Our primary goal is to enable clients to live their best lives!  Continue reading to see why you should work with NIT: Diverse Offerings for Diverse Groups Northern…

The 4 Best Discounts for People Over 50 in 2019

Long before you qualify for retirement benefits, you can qualify for other benefits of getting older. What are we talking about? Senior discounts, of course! Today, we’re looking at the best discounts for people over 50. Let’s get started. The Best Discounts for People Over 50 Lodging One of the best parts of retirement is…