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Yearly Health Insurance: Use it or lose it

Posted Nov 16th, 2018

We’re coming near the end of 2018, and for many individual’s extended health benefits insurance renewal date is December 31st.   Do you take advantage of allied health services covered under your plan?...

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How Much Fruit is Too Much?

How Much Fruit is Too Much?

Posted Nov 9th, 2018

Did you ever think there could be such a thing as too much fruit, or that we would be debating whether fruit should be part of a diet?  We are told to eat natural, organic, non-processed, and that we should eat more fruits &...

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Understanding Whiplash

Understanding Whiplash

Posted Nov 2nd, 2018

What is Whiplash?

Whiplash is an injury to the neck as a result of an acceleration-deceleration mechanism. This can result in bony or soft tissue damage to the structures in and around your cervical spine (neck).

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Organ Prolapse

Organ Prolapse

Posted Oct 26th, 2018

What is it?

A prolapsed organ is when a pelvic organ drops from its original place and ends up pushing against or into the walls of the vagina. The organs at fault are the bladder, uterus and/or rectum.

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Injury Spotlight: Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Injury Spotlight: Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Posted Oct 19th, 2018

Quick Facts

  • Symptoms often start at night, as most people sleep with bent wrists.
  • Don’t normally feel symptoms in the pinky finger, due to the nerve distribution pattern of the hand.
  • The carpal...

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Massage Therapy Benefits During Pregnancy & Post-partum

Massage Therapy Benefits During Pregnancy & Post-partum

Posted Oct 12th, 2018

What prenatal & postnatal issues can massage therapy treat?

When pregnant your body’s blood volume doubles, which makes you more prone to issues such as swelling or stiffness. Our massage therapist is...

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Fighting Inflammation with Food!

Fighting Inflammation with Food!

Posted Oct 5th, 2018

Do you know "inflammation" means?  Did you every think beyond an ankle sprain?  

Did you know what you eat can influence your body's inflammation management & levels?

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Endometriosis FAQs

Endometriosis FAQs

Posted Sep 28th, 2018

Quick Facts

  • Endometriosis is a disorder in which the tissue that lines the inside of the uterus, the endometrium, grows outside 
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Exercising During Pregnancy

Exercising During Pregnancy

Posted Sep 21st, 2018

Exercise for women with uncomplicated pregnancies is strongly encouraged. Exercise comes with minimal risk and great benefit. Sedentary women before pregnancy should follow a more gradual progression of exercise, and is...

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Blocked Breast Ducts

Posted Sep 14th, 2018

Blocked breast ducts are a common problem for many women who are breast feeding. If the blocked duct does not spontaneously clear in a day, physiotherapy treatment can be highly effective in resolving the blockage.

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