Overall Back Health

With manual therapy, strengthening and stretching exercises, Brian stood up to spinal stenosis

2020-06-23T19:57:51+00:00

Brian Mandelker had experienced low back pain before. “Mostly standing around coaching kids’ baseball and hockey teams,” says the 64-year-old entrepreneur from Thornhill, Ontario. But nothing like the constant, searing pressure that hit him in the autumn of 2017. Fortunately, a chiropractor’s manual therapy helped treat his lumbar spinal stenosis. “I couldn’t sit through dinner, [...]

With manual therapy, strengthening and stretching exercises, Brian stood up to spinal stenosis2020-06-23T19:57:51+00:00

How Leroy got his life back after a knee injury had a domino effect on his body

2020-06-23T19:54:33+00:00

After suffering a knee injury, chiropractic care helped Leroy Gallagher return to work as an electrician. Seven years ago, a knee injury started a domino effect in Leroy Gallagher’s body that would leave him off work for years. “It happened back in 2011,” recalls the 36-year-old electrician from Cambridge, Ontario. “I busted up my knee [...]

How Leroy got his life back after a knee injury had a domino effect on his body2020-06-23T19:54:33+00:00

Brent’s recovery from an industrial work-related back injury

2020-06-23T19:53:17+00:00

After a work-related back injury added to Brent’s ongoing low back pain, leaving him with severe pain, numbness in both legs and unable to work, he turned to chiropractic care for help. As a heavy-equipment operator, 45-year-old Brent Pataki needs to regularly lift heavy loads for his job at a paving company in Sudbury. After [...]

Brent’s recovery from an industrial work-related back injury2020-06-23T19:53:17+00:00

Treating Sharon’s whiplash and boosting her overall health

2020-06-23T19:48:20+00:00

When Sharon Pike was involved in a car accident a few years ago, she needed a chiropractor — and discovered that reaching one was easier than she thought. “I started going to see Dr. Christopher Morgan at TAIBU Community Health Centre in 2016,” says Sharon, a Toronto medical technician who sustained whiplash and other injuries [...]

Treating Sharon’s whiplash and boosting her overall health2020-06-23T19:48:20+00:00

Coletta’s return to tennis after a shoulder and arm injury

2020-06-23T19:48:14+00:00

Coletta McGrath, an executive director of a community health centre in St. Catharines, is an avid tennis player who enjoys an active lifestyle. However, a serious car accident, which caused significant damage to her right arm and shoulder, put her tennis playing days in doubt. Coletta’s arm was successfully treated with the surgical insertion of [...]

Coletta’s return to tennis after a shoulder and arm injury2020-06-23T19:48:14+00:00

How many of these road trip troubles have you experienced?

2020-07-15T16:44:04+00:00

Life can be a little strange in 2020, but summer road trips don’t have to go away. We maybe can’t spend much time exploring the world on foot this year, but we can still drive! If taking an extended road trip is new territory for you, there may be some unpleasant aches just around the [...]

How many of these road trip troubles have you experienced?2020-07-15T16:44:04+00:00

STRAIGHTEN UP!

2016-10-01T15:26:59+00:00

Good posture is easy to neglect, it’s hard to keep focused on how to carry ourselves throughout the day. Much like eating right, exercising and getting a good night’s sleep, having great posture can have a positive impact on your life.Many injuries can develop from poor posture. If not corrected, the long term effects of [...]

STRAIGHTEN UP!2016-10-01T15:26:59+00:00
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