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How Does Motor Vehicle Accident Rehabilitation (MVA) Work?

How Does Motor Vehicle Accident Rehabilitation (MVA) Work? Around 165,000 Canadians are injured in motor vehicle accidents (MVA) every year. But even in cases where there aren’t apparent injuries, accidents can cause internal injuries as well, which often don’t show any signs until five days after.

Stages of Migraine | Infographic

A migraine results in a severe, throbbing pain that makes it difficult to focus on anything. Learn more in this visual infographic presentation.

4 Tips That Make It Easier to Wear a Back Brace

Four out of every five Canadian adults experience back pain at least once in their lives. In fact, lower back pain has also been considered an epidemic in Canada. According to the Canadian Chiropractic Association, up to 85% of people with jobs can expect to experience lower back pain at some point in their life.

Tennis Elbow and Golfer’s Elbow—What’s the Difference?

Tennis Elbow and Golfer's Elbow—What's the Difference? Make An Appointment Both tennis and golfer’s elbow (medically referred to as lateral epicondylitis and medial epicondylitis, respectively) are serious conditions that have multiple overlaps. For starters, these injuries don’t require you to play either golf or tennis! They occur in the arms or wrists and are caused [...]

FAQs About Prolotherapy

Physiotherapy Benefits for Mental Health Make An Appointment DEPARTMENTSTESTIMONIAL I thought I was going to have to deal with plantar fasciitis for the rest of my life. I had done all the recommended steps from orthotics, icing, stretching, massage…nothing worked. I saw Jason. He said 5 treatments with shockwave therapy should significantly improve the problem. [...]

Who Should Opt For PRP Therapy?

Who Should Opt For PRP Therapy?   Make An Appointment Over the last decade, Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) therapy has received a lot of coverage, partly because Tiger Woods and other famous elite athletes have opted for it. Golf has become almost synonymous with Woods, and at one point, it seemed that the icon was thoroughly [...]

3 Best Sleeping Positions For Lower Back Pain

According to the Global Burden of Disease report, lower back pain is the principal cause of disability across the globe. The condition affects the way we live on a daily basis, touching every aspect of our lives.

4 Tips to Manage Carpal Tunnel Syndrome At The Workplace

If your work requires repetitive, forceful hand and wrist movements or has you operating vibrating equipment a lot, you might experience symptoms of carpal tunnel syndrome. These activities include driving, using a sander, working with small instruments, sewing, or even typing on a keyboard for long hours.

Shock Wave Therapy’s Effectiveness in Helping Treat Plantar Fasciitis

Plantar fasciitis is the most common reason for heel pain. The condition causes tenderness or soreness in the sole under the heel. At times, the pain extends into the medial arch. The pain caused by plantar fasciitis is associated with a poor quality of life and may even cause substantial disability.

DNA Testing: FAQs

Genetic testing is the use of laboratory equipment to arrival at the chromosomal makeup you inherited from your parents. While DNA testing is shown in popular media to primarily determine one’s parentage or at crime scenes, it goes well beyond that.