Category Archives: General Health News

The Role of Physical Therapy in Treating Chronic Pain

Physiotherapy manages both new and old injuries. An injury may be deemed as ‘chronic’ if pain or uncomfortable symptoms persist more commonly beyond 3 – 6 months of onset or beyond. Patients who have experienced extended periods of chronic pain are typically unable to maintain a healthy lifestyle or achieve a state of general fitness. […]

Heart Health Spotlight

Nicole August, BSN Cardiac Intensive Care Unit RN for 10 years has shared this pdf of vital information about Heart Health. Nicole is passionate about sharing heart wellness by way of educational seminars and presentations as a collaborative effort to her patients and surrounding community. The following Heart Health spotlight coincided with National Heart Awareness month […]

Care For The Caregiver

Care For The Caregiver

Who is a Caregiver? A caregiver is someone who gives basic care to a person who has a chronic medical condition. A chronic condition is an illness that lasts for a long time or doesn’t go away. Some examples of chronic conditions are cancer, effects of stroke, multiple sclerosis, arthritis, diabetes, and Alzheimer’s disease and […]