Friday, August 14, 2020

Arthritis Awareness

There are an estimated 350 million people living with arthritis worldwide. In Canada, there are more than 4 and a half million people living...

The Link Between Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis

Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis are two conditions that you might not necessarily think to be linked, but they are. While not everyone with psoriasis...

Common Spine Conditions

Since 2012, the Global Alliance for Musculoskeletal Health has collaborated with various organizations around the world to raise awareness about the prevention and management...

Is Your Mattress Causing Your Back Pain?

There are many reasons why one might develop back pain. For example, heavy lifting or constant strain which causes the back to spasm. You...

Causes of Foot Pain and Ways to Find Relief

There are many reasons why foot pain can occur. Most commonly, it is due to prolonged periods of standing or going for long walks...

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...

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...

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...

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 –...

Common Causes of Body Aches and Pains

Body aches and pains are something we’ve all experienced, and there are a number of different factors – many of them medical – that...