Health & Medicine

April 30, 2013

Tom Eblen: Muscles, balance, strength improve with help of horses

T-Ball and Wanda are hefty Norwegian Fjords who work at Central Kentucky Riding for Hope at the Kentucky Horse Park. They help heal the clients of Lisa Harris and Becky Johnson, therapists at Cardinal Hill Rehabilitation Hospital. It is called hippotherapy — hippo is Greek for horse — and it is a relatively new method of therapy.

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