Health Blog

Fight inflammation with diet

Eating Right: A Simple Technique for Reducing Pain and Inflammation

July 8th, 2019

Do you deal with chronic pain or inflammation in your daily life? It isn’t uncommon, but it is avoidable. While exercise is a crucial part of your physiotherapy regimen, proper nutrition can also play an important role. The foods you eat work to fuel your body, and eating the right ones can help you recover

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Back Pain Relief

Could Your Back Pain be Caused by a Herniated Disc?

June 20th, 2019

Did you know that back pain is the highest reported area of pain across the United States? Chronic back pain is one of the most common reasons that people seek physiotherapy treatment. 60-80% of people will experience back pain of some sort in their lives, and it is likely that it may be caused by

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Shoulder & Hip Pain Relief

Find Relief for Your Hip and Knee Pain with physiotherapy

June 10th, 2019

Your hips and knees provide complex movements for the body by incorporating multiple joints, muscles, and tendons. When there is damage to any of those joints, muscles, or tendons, it can make moving the hips or knees increasingly difficult. Luckily, with the help of physiotherapy, you can find relief for your hip and knee pain,

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What is Physiotherapy?

February 6th, 2019

A common question for people that have never visited a physiotherapist is the very basic question of “What is Physiotherapy?”. Physiotherapy encompasses rehabilitation, injury prevention and health promotion/fitness. The profession employs a holistic approach to treatment, looking at the patient’s lifestyle and engaging them in their own treatment. Physiotherapy Definition Physiotherapy can be defined as a treatment method that

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One move that can fix your posture and eliminate back pain!

December 19th, 2018

Back pain is the single leading cause of disability worldwide – preventing many people from engaging in work as well as other activities of daily living. It is one of the most common reasons for missing work, and accounts for 264 million lost workdays in one year. It’s estimated that 84% of the population will

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Cranky Elbow Combo

May 11th, 2017

Struggling with pull-ups and horizontal Rows? You might be suffering from “cranky elbow syndrome”. Working on some accessory exercises for the elbow joints and tendons might clear that up for you. Have a look at this elbow combo, try it out and see how the elbows feel after.

Core Activation Emphasis Straight Leg Raise Corrections

May 6th, 2017

Using cables, kettlebells, hanging and foam rollers to provide feedback and pattern assist when improving hip flexion mobility. Really great for our track athletes, kick boxers and MMA athletes. Recommended for any athlete wanting to improve posterior chain (hamstring) mobility.

Tight Elbow And Wrist Flexors Mobility Sequence

April 20th, 2017

Today I treated 3 clients with different wrist, forearm and elbow restrictions and symptoms. All had different symptoms, but all had similar restrictions and dysfunction in the wrists, elbow and musculature. If you are lacking mobility or strength in the wrists, elbows or shoulders this may clear up some of the issues with some practice

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Desk Jockey 2 Minute Work-out

March 1st, 2017

For those who don’t have the time or make the time to do their homework. This will take about 1-2 minutes of your day to get some of your correctives done to combat sitting all day. All that is needed is a mini band, your chair and a wall.