Briotix Health News

Benefits of an Industrial Athlete Program and Briotix Health featured in Risk & Insurance Magazine

Team Briotix – October 29, 2021

The October edition of Risk & Insurance Magazine included an article highlighting the term “industrial athlete” and how the concept of industrial sports medicine is being used to keep workers safe.

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The Briotix Health Difference - Industrial Sports Medicine

Team Briotix – October 19, 2021

There are many pieces to managing your employees’ musculoskeletal health. Those individual pieces become critical elements to a successful injury prevention program. Choosing the right injury prevention provider that understands the unique elements required for your organization’s success not…

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Stay Physically Active with a 5-Minute Stretching Workout

Team Briotix – September 01, 2021

According to the Center for Disease Control, regularly participating in physical activity is one of the most important things you can do for your health. By staying active throughout the day, your body experiences benefit in brain health, weight management, reduced risk of disease, and…

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Is Your Cell Phone Causing You Physical Pain?

Team Briotix – August 12, 2021

It may seem like a strange question, but it is fairly common for cell phones to cause users physical pain. In the United States, the average person sends more than 40 emails per day from their phone, spends around 23 hours per week texting, and nearly 6.5 hours per week playing cellular video…

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Walking Your Way to Health

Team Briotix – July 28, 2021

The simple act of walking has powerful benefits to your health and with summer in full swing, the weather is perfect for enjoying a nice stroll outside. Enjoying the summer weather with a walk can lead to many health benefits - weight loss, lower blood pressure, stronger muscles, and improved…

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Incorporating Proper Ergonomics into Grocery Shopping

Team Briotix – July 01, 2021

How many times a day do you think about your posture or check to ensure you are using proper ergonomics? Probably not as much as you should. Incorporating proper body mechanics and ergonomic principles into your daily routine is critical to preventing discomfort and musculoskeletal disorders.

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The FAQs of Functional Employment Testing

Team Briotix – June 10, 2021

Research tells us that more than one-third of all workplace injuries are related to musculoskeletal strains and sprains. A comprehensive functional employment testing program can help companies address common MSD injuries by properly documenting the physical demands of job tasks and then…

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Keeping At-Home Workers Safe and Healthy

Team Briotix – May 13, 2021

The year 2020 saw a shift in the global job market with the work-from-home trend growing due to the global pandemic. According to recent data from Pew Research, that trend will continue as it is estimated more than 71% of the workforce will work remotely at least five days a month by 2025. With…

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What is Ergonomics and Why is it Important in your Office?

Team Briotix – April 29, 2021

When it comes to office work, the term “ergonomics” is not new. You’ve probably heard the term for years now and may even have some “ergonomic” equipment in your office. But do you really understand what “ergonomics” means when it comes to your office setup and why having a proper ergonomic work…

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Taking Care of Your Utility Workers: Preventing MSD Injuries with a Warm-Up and Strengthening Program

Team Briotix – April 15, 2021

The global pandemic wreaked havoc on countless US companies impacting millions of US workers with furloughs, shutdowns, and layoffs. Fortunately, in recent weeks and months, the US economy has begun to show signs of life with many companies reopening and hiring employees.

One such industry which…

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