Health Blog

7 Secrets Toward Motivating Yourself to be Active

June 20th, 2019

For many of us, staying in shape can turn into an “all-or-nothing” attitude. Maybe we had a long day at work, or maybe we have to drive our kids to their extracurricular activities, or maybe it’s dark and cold and we simply don’t want to put in the effort. These are common excuses, and we

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How to Treat Arthritis Pain Without Medication

June 10th, 2019

What is arthritis?   Arthritis can sometimes serve as a bit of an umbrella term. It is used to describe over 100 different types of joint pain and joint disease experienced by millions of people. It is true that arthritis seems to favor the elderly, as it becomes more apparent in people as they age;

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Ached by Lower Back Pain? Stand up Straighter with Physiotherapy

May 20th, 2019

Lower back pain is a sensation all too familiar to millions of people. This ache can hinder many aspects of your life: working, spending time with friends and family, partaking in the activities you enjoy, and even just relaxing. The World Health Organization estimates that in the United States, 149 million days of work are

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Eating Right: A Simple Technique for Reducing Pain and Inflammation

May 10th, 2019

Do you deal with chronic pain or inflammation in your daily life? It isn’t uncommon, but it is avoidable. While exercise is a crucial part of your physiotherapy regimen, proper nutrition can also play an important role.  The foods you eat work to fuel your body, and eating the right ones can help you recover

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What is Pre-hab and How Can it Help Me Recover Faster?

April 20th, 2019

It’s no secret that having physiotherapy after an injury or surgery helps you recover faster. But what if there was a way to prevent an injury in the first place? Or what if there was a way to speed recovery from surgery long before you went under the knife? Pre-hab or preventative rehabilitation helps patients

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Say No to Sciatica! 3 Indicators That You Need to See a Physiotherapist

April 10th, 2019

Each of your sciatic nerves runs from either side of your lower back down to each of your legs. That’s why a classic sign of sciatica is having a shooting pain on one side only. While compression of one of your sciatic nerves can literally be a “pain in the butt,” it doesn’t always require

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How to be Healthier, Stronger, and More Active

March 10th, 2019

How to be Healthier, Stronger, and More Active   If you are suffering from chronic pain, you know that being healthier, stronger and more active often seems unattainable. Fortunately, the key to a more active lifestyle is simpler than you think. Call our Caledon or Schomberg offices today to find out how physiotherapy can help

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5 Quick Tips for Less Pain and More Energy

March 8th, 2019

Millions of individuals live with varying degrees of pain while also experiencing limited amounts of energy. There are several quick and effective ways you can increase your energy levels while reducing pain. Incorporating physiotherapy into your regular routine is one way to limit pain. Call our Caledon or Schomberg office for more information regarding the

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