Wednesday, August 12, 2020
Health Bones/Muscles/Joints

Bones/Muscles/Joints

Preventing Injuries in the Workplace

The handling of heavy items is one of the leading causes of injuries both in and outside of the workplace for Canadians today –...

Preventing Falls

Did you know that falls are the leading cause of injury among older adults? As a result, Fall Prevention Month is recognized every November...

What is Scoliosis?

Scoliosis is a common condition that affects the spine. Most diagnosed cases of scoliosis are idiopathic – meaning that the cause is unknown. There...

What to Do About Post-Exercise Muscle Pain

Exercise is something we should all engage in in order to stay healthy. By getting regular physical activity, we reap a lot of benefits...

Tendonitis Prevention and Treatment

Tendonitis is a Repetitive Strain Injury (RSI) that causes inflammation or irritation of the tendon. It’s often caused by overuse of the wrist but...

Rheumatoid Arthritis

Rheumatoid arthritis, also known as RA, is a type of systemic autoimmune disease. It occurs when the body’s immune system mistakenly attacks the joints,...

Understanding Inflammation

When Canadians think of inflammation, we often think of it as damage to the body that causes pain and swelling, and even infection. While...

Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis

Arthritis affects as many as 4.6 million Canadian adults and is a condition that we often associate as part of the aging process. While...

Common Conditions that Affect the Joints

The joints are what form the connections between your bones and provide your body with support as well as help you move. When your...

ACL Injuries

There are as many as a quarter of a million ACL injuries that occur each year in both Canada and the United States, making...