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Canada’s Chiropractors, Patient Safety and COVID-19

Monday, March 16, 2020

As the national association representing Canada’s chiropractic profession, our primary responsibility is to protect the health and welfare of our patients. At times of uncertainty, we strive to provide the most accurate, evidence-based information and guidance available. COVID-19 has been declared a global pandemic by the World Health Organization. Its rapid spread is challenging health systems across the globe. Patients need to feel confident in the information being provided by their health care professionals. Here in Canada, federal and provincial agencies are collaborating to manage the situation, reduce spread, and provide Canadians with the most up-to-date and accurate information. In an effort to support our practitioners and their patients, the Canadian Chiropractic Association has provided guidance to members on where to access the most up-to-date, reliable and trusted information to ensure their safety as well as the safety of their patients and staff. Canada’s chiropractors are primary contact health providers who deal with patients every day, including many with serious health conditions. As health professionals, we take our responsibility seriously. Every day, we balance various factors to practice in a way that is appropriate for individual patients. Chiropractors are committed to observing universally accepted public health practices such as frequent hand washing, screening for patients…

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What causes muscle soreness after working out?

Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Have you ever wondered why you feel muscle soreness after a workout? The answer may be delayed onset muscle soreness (DOMS). It can reduce your range of motion and muscle strength and occurs 24-48 hours after you try new activities/exercises or increase your workout intensity. It’s a sign that your muscles are adapting to new

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A family chiropractic practice: brothers follow in their father’s footsteps

Friday, February 14, 2020

For the Potters, chiropractic is a family affair. It all started in 1973 when Dr. Drew Potter founded the Cambridge Chiropractic Centre in Cambridge, Ontario. His sons, Jason and Cam, grew up hearing about chiropractic at home – but also at work with Drew. They would spend time at the clinic, watching their dad interact

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Chiropractic care helped car accident victim recover from injuries

Wednesday, February 12, 2020

The story of Dr. Jabeen Jussa and Jessica Modiri Jessica Modiri was 25 when a truck rear-ended her and her husband at a stop light in 2011. She suffered severe neck and hip pain that impacted her life and livelihood. An early-childhood educator, Jessica’s job required her to lift infants and toddlers. She spent her

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