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Chiropractic Care for Work-Related Pain & Injury - CCA

Chiropractic Care for Work-Related Pain & Injury

October 29, 2014

Musculoskeletal (MSK) disorders are a leading cause of work-related injury and disability in Canadian workplaces causing reduced productivity, absences from work, and disability. In Ontario alone, over 40% of all lost time compensation claims to the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) from 1996-2006 were due to MSK disorders – an estimated cost of $19

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Chiropractic Care to Treat & Prevent Sports Injuries - CCA

Chiropractic Care to Treat & Prevent Sports Injuries

October 22, 2014

Often we hear of professional athletes suffering a traumatic, possibly career ending, injury. The public debate on whether or not they can resume play can go on for weeks. However, it isn’t only the professionals that sustain injuries while practising the sport they love. Weekend warriors, amateur athletes and those living active lives also run

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Straighten Up Canada! The Importance of Good Posture for Spine Health - CCA

Straighten Up Canada! The Importance of Good Posture for Spine Health

October 15, 2014

Do you remember being nagged as a child to sit up straight at school or the dinner table? Do you still find yourself slouching at your computer or bending your head forward for long periods while using electronic devices? Canada’s chiropractors want you to Straighten Up! Good posture helps to prevent backache and muscular pain,

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Good Posture: Why Your Mother Was Right - CCA

Good Posture: Why Your Mother Was Right

October 08, 2014

What is MSK health? The musculoskeletal (MSK) system includes the bones, muscles, cartilage, tendons, ligaments, joints and connective tissues. It supports your weight, provides physical stability, enables you to move your body, and protects your vital organs. When everything is functioning well and working together, your body moves efficiently and without pain. However, when the

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Chiropractic Treatment for Aging Canadians - CCA

Chiropractic Treatment for Aging Canadians

October 01, 2014

Aging can be difficult as one navigates new or existing health needs, or those of loved ones. Chiropractic treatment can help aging Canadians maintain a pain-free and healthy life by providing relief from MSK conditions, including back pain. Such conditions are often associated with increasing age such as arthritis, osteoarthritis, degenerative disc disease and spinal

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