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Dr. Gerald Olin: Winnipeg’s team chiropractor - CCA

Dr. Gerald Olin: Winnipeg’s team chiropractor

Author: CCA Staff Team Date: Oct 9, 2019 Category: Blog Tags:

It was the summer of 1990 when Gerald Olin started experiencing relentless migraine headaches. He was in his first year of university and working as the assistant general manager for the Winnipeg Fury soccer team. After struggling to find relief for his migraines, he was advised to see a chiropractor. Having never had a chiropractic

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How emerging technologies are supporting chiropractic education - CCA

How emerging technologies are supporting chiropractic education

Author: CCA Staff Team Date: Sep 25, 2019 Category: Blog

If you’ve decided to visit a chiropractor, you’re likely suffering from back, neck, or shoulder pain – and you want relief. You want to know that your health is in good hands, and that the healthcare professional you’ve chosen is qualified, knowledgeable and confident. Think about someone you trust professionally. What makes them qualified to

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Sciatica (What you need to know + tips for relief) - CCA

Sciatica (What you need to know + tips for relief)

Have you ever had pain radiate from your low back, through your hips, and down one leg? If so, you may have experienced sciatica. What exactly is it, and what can you do to treat the pain? In this blog post, we will explore what you need to know plus offer some tips for relief.

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The ultimate guide to backpacks (what to look for and how to wear them properly) - CCA

The ultimate guide to backpacks (what to look for and how to wear them properly)

With back-to-school season in full swing, many parents are concerned about finding the right backpacks. In any given day, children and adolescents carry textbooks, binders, laptops and school lunches – and the weight can add up. A CNN investigation carried out in Atlanta, Georgia found that students were carrying up to 25 pounds of weight

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Treatment methods used by chiropractors [Part 2] - CCA

Treatment methods used by chiropractors [Part 2]

Author: CCA Staff Team Date: Aug 28, 2019 Category: Blog

After suffering from back pain for weeks, your co-worker has referred you to their chiropractor. You’ve heard of chiropractic care, but you don’t really know what’s involved after the initial assessment. Desperate for relief, you make the call and schedule an appointment after work. Fast forward to 5:30 p.m. You are now sitting in the

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Treatment methods used by chiropractors [Part 1] - CCA

Treatment methods used by chiropractors [Part 1]

Author: CCA Staff Team Date: Jul 31, 2019 Category: Blog

It’s 10 a.m. on a weekday morning, and you’re sitting at work with a cup of coffee. You’ve turned on the computer and reviewed your to-do list. You twist to the left and reach ever so slightly to grab a pen when suddenly…you throw out your back. You know the feeling. Simple movements are not

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Cycling safety tips - CCA

Cycling safety tips

Author: CCA Staff Team Date: Jul 17, 2019 Category: Blog

The sun is out and the days are long, which makes it the perfect time of year to take your bike out for a spin. In Canada, we’re fortunate to have stunning bike routes from coast-to-coast, like Ontario’s Waterfront Trail, Quebec’s Route Verte, and Nova Scotia’s Cabot Trail (to name a few). But before hitting

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Muscle knots (Everything you need to know + tips for relief) - CCA

Muscle knots (Everything you need to know + tips for relief)

Chances are, you’ve experienced the tender, achy feeling of a muscle knot at some point in your life. Research has shown that muscle knots may affect up to 85 per cent of the population. Muscle knots impair mobility, cause pain, and can reduce a person’s quality of life.1 What are muscle knots? Muscle knots are

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Understanding chiropractic care through the lens of pain - CCA

Understanding chiropractic care through the lens of pain

When you see the word chiropractor, what images come to mind? Do you know what a chiropractor does? What types of conditions they treat? Do you know how they can help you as part of your healthcare team? If the answer is “No,” Dr. Luigi Nalli, DC, might be able to give you some answers. Dr.

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