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Thoughts on issues affecting the chiropractic practice, patients and profession.

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Avoid Back Pain When Shovelling Snow!

Date: November 22, 2018

As the seasons start to turn, we sometimes forget things from the year before. In winter, we may underestimate the preparation needed to tackle the snow and ice. We might forget our mittens, we might forget the proper footwear for damp and slushy streets, or we might forget our postureRead More

Avoid back pain when shovelling snow!

Date:  November 22, 2018

As the seasons start to turn, we sometimes forget things from the year before. In winter, we may underestimate the preparation needed to tackle the snow and ice. We might forget our mittens, we might forget the proper footwear for damp and slushy streets, or we might forget our postureRead More

World Spine Care – Bringing spinal care to the underserviced around the world

Date:  October 24, 2018

By Dr. Geoff Outerbridge Spine-related disorders are the number one cause of disability globally and every year result in the loss of billions of dollars through healthcare costs, diminished individual incomes, and loss of productivity in the workforce. Populations in most areas of the world, especially rural populations, have noRead More

World Spine Care – Bringing spinal care to the underserviced around the world

Date:  October 24, 2018

By Dr. Geoff Outerbridge Spine-related disorders are the number one cause of disability globally and every year result in the loss of billions of dollars through healthcare costs, diminished individual incomes, and loss of productivity in the workforce. Populations in most areas of the world, especially rural populations, have noRead More

#LoveYourSpine: Chiropractic Care and You

Date:  October 15, 2018

Did you know that 1 in 5 Canadians experience moderate to severe chronic pain? Or that low back pain, headaches, knee pain, shoulder pain, and neck pain are a leading cause? If you are a Canadian experiencing pain, or you want to take preventative measures, we have the tool forRead More

5 things you should know about concussions

Date:  October 3, 2018

Participating in sports is a great way to stay active and in some sports, a level of physical contact is required. However, this physical contact can sometimes result in injury. Although we hope that you are able to play safely, concussions are a common traumatic brain injury that can occurRead More

Success in Patient Care through Integrated Medicine

Date:  September 26, 2018

Dr. Alban Merepeza has worked with many elite athletes, including Canadian sprinter Andre De Grasse, a triple-medal winner at the 2016 Olympics. But his community knows him for his work at the Port Hope Health Centre, a privately owned healthcare clinic that he built from the ground up. The clinicRead More

Success in patient care through integrated medicine

Date:  September 26, 2018

Dr. Alban Merepeza has worked with many elite athletes, including Canadian sprinter Andre De Grasse, a triple-medal winner at the 2016 Olympics. But his community knows him for his work at the Port Hope Health Centre, a privately owned healthcare clinic that he built from the ground up. The clinicRead More

Four Parks in Western Canada that You Need to Discover

Date:  August 1, 2018

Canada is chock full of provincial parks, both small and large. Sometimes, we forget about our nation’s splendor—including numerous parks that are available for us to use for recreational activities such as hiking, canoeing, and camping. In our continued efforts to promote the benefits of physical activity, we thought itRead More

Make the most of summer!

Date:  July 25, 2018

Summer is here which means it’s time for fun in the sun! Make the most of these long, leisurely days with these chiropractor-approved tips from our CCA Members. TIP #1: Know your Ultraviolet (UV) rays and sunscreen   “Know the difference in UV ratings and what they mean” – Dr.Read More