Chiropractic Blog

Three More Reasons to Quit Smoking

Three More Reasons to Quit SmokingSitting May be the New Smoking, but Smoking is Still Smoking We’ve all heard by now that “sitting is the new smoking”. There is no question that excessive sitting and a sedentary lifestyle certainly have their share of health risks, which we will discuss...
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The Five Most Common Triggers for Back Pain

The Five Most Common Triggers for Back PainBack pain and other musculoskeletal (MSK) conditions affect a staggering number of people in Canada and around the world, so many that it can be considered an epidemic. In Canada alone, these statistics from a 2009 report published by the Work Foundation...
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An MSK Strategy for Canada

An MSK Strategy for CanadaGenerally, Canadians are proud of our healthcare system and grateful that we can access it when we need it. But for some, accessing the care they need continues to be a struggle. This is particularly true for Canadians who suffer from musculoskeletal (MSK) conditions, including...
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MSK Health Matters

MSK Health MattersIf you follow us on Twitter, you already know that an estimated 11 million Canadians over the age of 12 suffer from musculoskeletal (MSK) conditions each year. Even more surprising however, is how much that number is expected to increase as the population ages. By 2031, over...
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Putting the Patient at the Centre

Putting the Patient at the CentreFor the past couple of weeks, we have been examining a model of care that treats the patient as a partner within the healthcare team. In this model, the patient is seen as a whole person rather than focusing on the illness alone,...
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