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By |September 1st, 2016|Patient Resources|Comments Off on Osteopathic Examination Video

Why am I in Pain?

Osteopathic medicine is based on 4 core principles: The structure of the body & the way that it functions are intimately related  The body functions as an Integrated Whole, no part is separate  The body contains an inherent understanding on how to heal itself  Proper blood supply & drainage of the tissues are necessary [...]

By |August 19th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Why am I in Pain?

A Wellness Approach to Health Care

Our intention as Osteopaths at Embrace Wellness Centre is to move away from a model of health care that focuses solely on the absence of disease.  Health is much more than eliminating painful symptoms and wellness reaches even further as we strive to achieve optimal wellbeing.  As Osteopaths, we embrace a holistic model of health [...]

By |August 19th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on A Wellness Approach to Health Care

Healthy Bones: Top Tips

Healthy Bones: As part of the natural ageing process, we all experience some degree bone loss throughout our lifetime, but if this process is accelerated you run the risk of suffering from spontaneous fractures.  Osteoporosis - characterised by porous, frail bones, is often talked about as a SILENT disease, meaning you can remain relatively symptom-free [...]

By |August 18th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Healthy Bones: Top Tips

Neck pain “ouch”.

Neck Pain aka Cervical Spine Sprain/Strain Neck pain is one of the most common musculoskeletal problem encounter by manual therapists.  It typically refers to acute pain arising from injured soft tissue around the neck including muscles, tendons and/or ligaments.  One of the main causes of cervical pain is often due to acceleration-deceleration injuries frequently labelled [...]

By |August 13th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Neck pain “ouch”.

Clinical Counselling & Stress Reduction Clinic

We are so excited to announce that the clinic is growing again with the introduction of the “Stress Reduction Clinic” facilitated by Michelle Black (see bio below). Michelle will be joining our team at Embrace Wellness Centre one day a week offering Counselling services with a focus on Stress Reduction. We all confront numerous challenges [...]

By |August 3rd, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Clinical Counselling & Stress Reduction Clinic

Are you living up to your full potential? Answer these 5 questions to find out

Wellbeing starts with health and is not just the absence of disease or illness. It is a complex combination of your physical, mental, emotional & social health factors that can help you feel whole. Wellbeing is strongly linked to happiness and life satisfaction. Have you recently taken stock of your health and wellbeing? Are you [...]

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Are you living up to your full potential? Answer these 5 questions to find out