Category: Running

Decrease Your Pain and Increase Your Energy with These 5 Easy Tips

October 20th, 2019

Are you looking for a way to relieve your aches and pains so you can get back to living your life comfortably? If so, our treatment services can greatly benefit you! Our dedicated physiotherapists can provide you with the tools you need to decrease your pain and increase your energy, so your daily life will

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Improve Your Health, Strength, and Physical Activity with These 4 Simple Tips!

October 10th, 2019

It’s not always easy to be active. We’ve all been there – letting the dumbbells collect dust in the garage, throwing the yoga mat in the storage closet, constantly walking by the running shoes without a second glance. However, once you get in the habit of being habit, it becomes much easier. With these 4

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How to Improve Your Balance By Increasing Your Core Strength

September 20th, 2019

The relationship between core strength and balance is something that has been widely discussed within the physiotherapy field for several years. Your trunk contains multiple core muscles that work to prevent physically limiting conditions, such injuries, lower back pain, or balance and gait disorders. When your core is strong, it helps keep you upright and

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Are You Experiencing One of These 5 Common Shoulder Injuries? Find Relief With PT

August 10th, 2019

Physiotherapy is used to treat any sports injury, workplace injury, or musculoskeletal condition you may be experiencing. It is a natural, safe, and effective way to treat both acute and chronic pain. One of the most common reasons people seek the help of a physiotherapist is to manage chronic shoulder pain. There are a number

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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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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.

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.

Dynamic Warm Up Video – Part 2

March 23rd, 2015

Whether you’re setting out for a run or getting ready for a strength-training circuit or practise, you can benefit from a dynamic (active) warm-up by increasing your heart rate, respiratory rate, and blood flow to your muscles, you’ll also increase core body temperature and enhance your muscle elasticity. Follow Tom’s video suggestions to guide you

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Heat vs Ice: When to Use What?

January 16th, 2015

The heat and ice debate can be confusing. Heat feels good and generally ice does not. Inflammation is what helps decide which to use. Inflammation is a reaction of the body to injury, characterized by pain, redness, swelling, heat, and sometimes loss of function. Ice constricts the blood vessels around inflammation to decrease blood flow

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