Why does Acupuncture work

Why does Acupuncture work

In my profession over the years, I have treated countless patients and experienced pain relief with the combination of physiotherapy, acupuncture/dry needling and homecare programme.  Western medicine provides diagnosis through lab test and it focuses on eliminating symptoms  Holistic therapy (acupuncture, dry needling, meditation) focuses on the body’s overall response to treatment and recognizes the…

Preventing Overuse Injuries in Young Athletes

With so many young athletes playing sports, it’s no wonder injuries are common. Half of all sports medicine injuries in children and teens are from overuse. What is an Overuse Injury? An overuse injury is damage to a bone, muscle, ligament, or tendon caused by repetitive stress without allowing time for the body to heal.…

Potential Causes of Back Pain in Children and Teens

The shape and curvature of the spine constantly change through childhood, and these changes can make the spine prone to injury, trauma, and medical conditions. The vertebra, which is the bony building block of the spine, predominantly changes from a flexible cartilaginous tissue into the bony skeleton of an adult. Children are unique in terms…