Vancouver Chiropractor: Postural improvement

As a Chiropractor, I have practiced the majority of the time in Vancouver. I started out working in Toronto, where I also went to school. My main focus over the years has become women’s health issues (such as prenatal and postnatal chiropractic care) and pediatric chiropractic care.  Since I am dealing with young to middle age women and new …

Vancouver Chiropractor: Defining injury

What is an injury? An injury can consist of a variety of reactions to a sudden traumatic incident or repetitive micro-traumas over time. Both can have the same negative reactions in the body. Body will feel vulnerable and will go into a defense mode: 1)      local area will send chemical messages to the brain and …

Vancouver Chiropractor: Back pain prevention

Did you know that musculoskeletal conditions cost Canada $16.4 billion in direct treatment costs and lost productivity each year? While practicing as a Vancouver chiropractor over the years, the common factors I have found that contribute to this are:  1)      Poor ergonomics/ Posture  2)      Time spent at station without breaks  3)      Stress  4)      Fatigue  5)      …