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Does Isolation affect Chronic Pain

Does Isolation affect Chronic Pain
Does social isolation affect pain?. Pain comes in many forms, from minor irritations that come and go to debilitating pain that is persistent and may become chronic. One of the most important issues is how much it interferes with being able to go about activities that once were a normal part of day to day life.The current COVID-19 pandemic has been a difficult challenge for most people to cope with, but those who are also struggling with painful conditions face added challenges.As humans, we ar...
Posted on 2021-01-14

Does It Take Two Hands to Drink? Conquer Tennis Elbow!

Does It Take Two Hands to Drink? Conquer Tennis Elbow!
Anyone who knows me knows my love for all things winter – snow, ice, fun hats and scarves, outdoor activities, holiday decorations, yummy treats; the list goes on and on. What’s not to love? That is, unless you’re dealing with tennis elbow (also known as lateral epicondylitis if you’re talking fancy medical lingo). To someone dealing with this condition, winter just means more aggravation of your injury with activities like shoveling, cooking, baking, even wrapping prese...
Posted on 2020-12-02

24 Years of Back Pain

24 Years of Back Pain
It has been an incredible journey to be a physiotherapist over the past 24 years.  When I started practicing, a physiotherapist still required a referral from a physician in some places and we relied on heat and physiotherapy type machines for temporary pain relief.  We still discussed things like rest and bracing for back pain (now replaced with advice for early activity).  Now we can confidently assess and treat low back pain and have a number of proven strategies to help people...
Posted on 2020-08-14

What is Frozen Shoulder?

What is Frozen Shoulder?
What is frozen shoulder? Frozen Shoulder Syndrome (FSS) typically presents in patients ranging in age from 40-60 years of age. It tends to affect women more than men. Many other factors can impact this condition, such as diabetes and hypothyroid conditions. FSS is generally defined as a progressive or sudden loss of both Active and Passive Range of Motion (ROM) in the shoulder. The loss is due to pain and stiffness and often of idiopathic origin (nobody knows why) with insidious on...
Posted on 2020-06-11

Not happy with your back pain? It might be time for GLA:D Back!

Not happy with your back pain? It might be time for GLA:D Back!
Back pain affects most people at some point throughout their lifetime.. Nearly 40% of adults will have an episode of back pain in the course of a year. No one is immune – this can affect individuals of any age, height, size, or activity level!   If you have ever experienced low back pain, you may have not known what is best for you – Should you move? Should you rest? What does the back need? Each episode of back pain you experience may or may not respond to the same course of...
Posted on 2020-03-04
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