Category: physiotherapy

back pain

Say Goodbye To Your Chronic Back Pain With These Helpful Tips!

March 15th, 2021

Did You Know Physiotherapy Could Help Provide Chronic Back Pain Relief? Do you periodically find yourself disabled by bouts of back pain? Do you experience ongoing back pain that never gives you a moment’s relief? Whatever form it may take, chronic back pain can put all kinds of limits on your life — until you

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Living With Achy Hips and Knees?

Living With Achy Hips and Knees? Physiotherapy Can Help

March 5th, 2021

Find the Relief You Need with the Help of a Physiotherapist! Are your hips and knees in pain when you wake up? Are you in pain when you go to bed? Are the activities you do between sunrise and sunset impacted by chronic hip and knee joint dysfunction? You don’t have to give up hope

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6 Ways to stay active if you sit at a desk all day

6 Ways to Stay Active if You Sit at a Desk All-Day

January 5th, 2021

Millions of people spend several hours each day sitting at a desk. People who spend much of their day in a sitting position are at a higher risk of developing serious conditions such as obesity, diabetes, and cardiovascular disease. Many of these individuals may also be at risk of suffering from repetitive use injuries. It’s

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We Will Remain Open!

December 24th, 2020

We wanted to let our patients know that the second provincial lockdown, beginning on December 26th, will not impact our services and Ottawa Health Group will remain open.  We remain committed to looking after our beloved patients during these challenging times and assure you that we have strict health and safety measures in place to continue

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Therapeutic Massage: How it Can Help You Get Back in Game

Therapeutic Massage: How it Can Help You Get Back in Game

October 15th, 2020

If you are an athlete, you know the amount of dedication that it takes. Whether you’re preparing for a marathon, competition, recital, or big game, the amount of training and preparation is extensive. You have to train your muscles and tissues to perform in the ways you want them to, which can ultimately lead to

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Herniated Discs: Could This be Causing Your Back Pain?

Herniated Discs: Could This be Causing Your Back Pain?

October 5th, 2020

Your spine is a complex part of the body. It is comprised of 24 bones, and 5 of them are located in the lower back. It is also comprised of numerous nerves and intervertebral discs. Sometimes, the jelly-like nucleus of these discs can “herniate,” or protrude, through the cell wall, if it is not strong

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Kick Knee and Hip Pain to the Curb with Physiotherapy

Kick Knee and Hip Pain to the Curb with Physiotherapy

September 5th, 2020

The hips and knees are both very commonly reported areas of discomfort. This pain becomes exceptionally common as people age, due to the “wear and tear” of cartilage in the hips, knees, and lower back. However, people can also experience hip and knee pain from overuse, injury, or underlying conditions, such as arthritis. Some cases

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Elderly woman suffering from pain in hand, arthritis old person and senior woman female suffering from pain at home

Is Arthritis Paining You? Physiotherapy, Chiro, or Massage Therapy Can Help

July 15th, 2020

If you have arthritis, you know how debilitating it can be. It affects millions of people and is the most commonly reported chronic illness across the nation. Arthritis is a disorder of the joints that causes them to become inflamed. The inflammation causes the pain and stiffness that you feel, and it can result in

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