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Chiropractic Care Can Help to Boost Antioxidants

Research shows that chiropractic care can help to boost the levels of antioxidants in our body. With so many negative forces coming at us on a daily basis, it is critical that we do everything possible to help increase antioxidant levels in our body. Numerous epidemiological studies have found strong associations between antioxidant-rich diets and read full article

Cosmetic Acupuncture and its Benefits

Cosmetic acupuncture is not a replacement for cosmetic surgery; however it is a natural alternative that many individuals feel safer undergoing. In addition to being a safer treatment, it is not as invasive and it costs less. Unlike traditional face lift surgery, acupuncture is painless and has no negative side effects. In addition, there are read full article

Acupuncture for Weight Loss

Studies have shown that acupuncture offers some benefits to those who are trying to lose weight. The body has energy meridians and the ancient practise of acupuncture helps individuals in a myriad of ways including weight loss. Weight gain isn’t the result of just a bad diet; there are other factors that contribute to gaining read full article

Managing Migraines Using Massage Therapy

Migraines are not just a different type of headache; they are a severe throbbing pain or a pulsing sensation that is generally felt on one side of the head. More often than not nausea, vomiting, as well as extreme sensitivity to light and sound accompanies this pain. These attacks can last for hours or for read full article

Collagen Can Help Repair Joints

Optimum joint mobility is the result of supple, healthy joint tissue and joint elasticity. Collagen is a vital component of tissue, bones and cartilage required for healthy joints. Research suggests that boosting collagen intake can contribute to joint health, but can it actually repair? There is no shortage of articles on the Internet that make read full article

Massage Therapy During Pregnancy

Therapeutic massage has been used for centuries to improve overall health, reduce stress, and relieve muscle tension. In fact, the practice of using touch to heal derives from customs in ancient history. The earliest written records of massage therapy were discovered in Egypt and China. Tomb paintings in Egypt depict individuals being kneaded by others. read full article

Preventing and Treating Injuries with Braces

Our joints are busy working when we move about and perform our daily activities. Those who work in environments in which they must use their joints on a constant basis (i.e. construction) or those who engage in sports activities know how easy it can be to sustain an injury, and re-injure. Preventing Injuries Preventing injuries read full article

TENS – Is This Therapy for You?

TENS (transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation), is the most widely used type of electrotherapy and when done correctly, the success rate is impressive. This therapy uses electrodes on small pads that adhere to the affected area and are attached via wires to a battery-operated device. Controlled current is sent through the electrodes which stimulate the sensory read full article

Arthritis in the Knee

There is no simple response to ‘what causes arthritis?’ Not only are there many factors to take into consideration as to the antecedent, but there are three different types of arthritis that can affect the knees. Osteoarthritis (OA) is the most common type of arthritis in the knee. This is a progressive condition that slowly read full article

Hot Stone Massage Benefits – Newmarket Clinic

Studies have proven that regular massages are highly beneficial to our overall health and for treating specific ailments as well. What many people are not aware of is that hot stone massage therapy can be just as beneficial and has a long history of doing so. Brief History Hot stone massage may have originated in read full article