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"As she rose from the dinner table one night in February 2016, Annie Karp winced as she felt a penetrating ache deep in her hips."
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Falls are one of the primary reasons for "emergency room visits, hospital admissions, and accidental deaths in older adults". Part of the reason stems from the fact many people are not aware there is a proper way to fall.
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"When comparing legit acupuncture to standard care, there was a statistically significant benefit to acupuncture, Vickers says. “We saw a measurable effect there,” he explains. “If acupuncture were a drug, we’d say the drug works.”"
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There is evidence to show that back pain can be effectively treated by physiotherapists, especially with exercise prescription and pain education.
New evidence coming out of the United States is showing that when physiotherapy is accessed for a musculoskeletal problem prior to other health care providers, there is a decrease in the amount of pain killers used. #HowPhysioCanHelp

To learn more, visit https://physiotherapy.ca/opioids-and-pain-management
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Massage Therapy continues to grow as the most popular complementary health care option! 🇨🇦

"In 2016, massage was the most common type of therapy that Canadians used over their lifetime with 44 percent having tried it, followed by chiropractic care (42%), yoga (27%), relaxation techniques (25%), and acupuncture (22%)."
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Did you know that #osteopathic manual practitioners can facilitate recovery from a concussion? Learn more in this brief article from Elsa Ramstein, Osteopathic Manual Practitioner at #LifeTherapies
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With another heat warning in effect for #Ottawa, please remember to hydrate. If you need a little something to make water more enjoyable, turn to fruits, veggies and herbs! #infusedwater
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"The new recommendations may surprise parents who thought 100 percent fruit juice was healthy for babies, or nutritionally equivalent to fruit itself."
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If you always feel that you could or should be doing more, perfectionism could be nipping at your heels. Go from Perfectionism to Peace with these 7 Easy Practices. -via @avivaromm
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For Ottawa women who are seeking to increase the chances of getting pregnant, Khoi Vu performs fertility acupuncture. To learn more about fertility acupuncture, we encourage you to read an overview at http://americanpregnancy.org/infertility/acupuncture/

To discuss your personal situation or to book an initial consultation with Khoi Vu, please visit https://www.lifetherapies.ca/book-online/
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