Tag: pain

Get a good nights sleep!

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Sleep is important for the replenishment and recovery of all our body systems. It is a problem when sleep is disrupted or shortened consistently. We often see patients in our North Oakville Physio, Massage, Acupuncture and Foot clinic where sleep is disrupted by pain. We help people with their pain … Continue reading Get a good nights sleep!

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What is a Chiropodist?

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While many people have heard of a Podiatrist, the term Chiropodist is still less well known. In our North Oakville Foot Clinic, we have two excellent Chiropodists as part of our team. A Chiropodist is a direct access, or primary health care professional. This means they do not need a … Continue reading What is a Chiropodist?

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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 Pain – Oakville Acupuncturist

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Pain that persists beyond its expected period can impact a person’s life significantly. Sleep, mood, and activities of enjoyment can all be affected. With more information on pain medication dependence, more people seek out alternate options to manage their pain. Our Oakville Acupuncturist, Massage Therapists, Physiotherapists and Yoga Therapists can … Continue reading Acupuncture for Pain – Oakville Acupuncturist

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The Importance of Sleep

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When we think about being healthy, we often consider our diets and activity level. However, sleep is an important component for our overall health and well-being.  We see many people (currently over video chats / physio appointments) who have had their sleep disrupted by pain. Pain may stop a person … Continue reading The Importance of Sleep

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