New Year, New You: How to Get a Better Body in 2017

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There is probably not a single person alive who doesn’t wish for a better body. The desire to get into good physical shape is even more pronounced during the New Year. The majority of fitness-themed New Year’s resolutions don’t end up working out, but that doesn’t have to be your story. Read on to learn how to build a better … Read More

3 Long-Term Benefits of Physiotherapy

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What usually gets you through an unpleasant task? Is it the thought that your present action will benefit you in some way several weeks from now? If you are like most people, probably not! The majority of individuals want results now and don’t think much about the long-term results of things. Is this true of you? It’s so much easier … Read More

Can Physiotherapy Prevent Osteoporosis?

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Invisible illnesses are tricky. Although we can’t see them, they exist and can wreak havoc on a person’s body. Such is the case with osteoporosis, a condition that renders one’s bones weak and brittle. This condition has no symptoms but can be dangerous as it puts a person at risk of breaking bones, especially those located in the wrist, hip, … Read More

Which Workout Is Best For Your Personality Type?

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When it comes to workouts, one size most certainly does not fit all. Some people do better with fitness classes, many prefer to run or walk outside, and others want to stay indoors and perform self-directed exercise. What type of workout do you prefer? This may sound strange, but someone’s personality factors into what type of workout he or she … Read More

Start Exercising and Stop Losing Your Keys!

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When was the last time you lost your keys (or your phone or some other essential item)? This probably happened to you recently, maybe even mere hours ago! There are few things more frustrating and time consuming than short-term memory loss such as this. We all experience this to an extent, especially as we age. However, we shouldn’t use aging … Read More

3 Ways to Get Fit in Time for Spring

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Springtime is just around the corner. Can you believe it? Soon we will trade in dry, cold weather for sunshine, warm winds and blue skies. If you’re like the rest of us, you’ve spent this winter in hibernation, avoiding exercise. It seems like excuses for avoiding physical activity are plentiful during the winter season. Are you ready to ditch the … Read More

Physiotherapy Can Help You Physically AND Mentally

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What benefits do you believe a person can reap from physiotherapy? Better posture? Decreased back pain? Recovery from injury? While physiotherapy can certainly help a person in these physical ways, it can also benefit someone mentally and emotionally. The Physical Benefits of Physiotherapy As mentioned above, physiotherapy is a powerful treatment for physical conditions. The Ontario Physiotherapy Association says, “Physiotherapy … Read More

Physiotherapy Benefits Both Body and Mind

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When someone mentions physiotherapy, what is the first image that comes to your mind? Perhaps physiotherapy conjures thoughts of individuals whose bodies are riddled with pain. Indeed, physiotherapy is, in many cases, the first line of defense against physical pain. But did you know that physiotherapy can also help heal the pain of troubled emotions? To their delight and relief, … Read More