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Acupuncture for Diabetes

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In addition to Western Medical Management, acupuncture can be a helpful addition to help manage diabetes. Acupuncture helps release endorphins. This helps naturally decrease pain, and stimulates the endocrine system. There is also some indication that acupuncture can help manage blood sugar levels and bring balance back to the body. … Continue reading Acupuncture for Diabetes

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What is a Foot Ulcer?

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Chiropodists or foot specialists are an important part of your health care team if you have decreased sensation of your feet. Ulcers are generally the break down of the normal integrity of the skin. They are skin wounds that are generally slow to heal. They are classified on a scale … Continue reading What is a Foot Ulcer?

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Acupuncture for Headaches

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Headaches and migraines can really impact a persons daily function and quality fo life. Finding a treatment that works for you is important in managing chronic headaches. Many adults who experience chronic headaches and migraines, in addition to their prescribed meds, have success with alternate therapies. Acupuncture is an alternative … Continue reading Acupuncture for Headaches

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Exercise is more than a ticket to the “gun show”- From an Oakville Physio

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The work to continue to change the narrative about the importance of exercise continues. Right now it is even more important than ever. The focus of the aesthetic effects of exercise and physical fitness are simply superficial. Maybe this type of communication around exercise can be a barrier to accessing … Continue reading Exercise is more than a ticket to the “gun show”- From an Oakville Physio

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