INTERCOSTAL PAIN (INTERCOSTAL NEURALGIA)

INTERCOSTAL PAIN (INTERCOSTAL NEURALGIA)

INTERCOSTAL PAIN – INTERCOSTAL NEURALGIA   Book An Appointment Online   Individuals can sprain any of the muscles in their body, including the chest muscles, which results in severe pain. Intercostal muscle sprains cause intense spasmodic pain and can also
FUNCTIONAL CAPACITY DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM (FCD)

FUNCTIONAL CAPACITY DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM (FCD)

FUNCTIONAL CAPACITY DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM (FCD)   Have you ever heard the expression “2nd line” or “interdisciplinary clinic”? Have you suffered a workplace accident (CNESST) or a traffic accident (SAAQ), and you have seen no results after receiving a whole range
PROCEDURES AND CNESST COMPENSATION

PROCEDURES AND CNESST COMPENSATION

PROCEDURES AND CNESST COMPENSATION In case of an accident or a work-related injury , according to the law, you have several compensations and claims that allow you to recover from your injuries, regain your functional abilities and facilitate your return
LITTLE SPRING STORY

LITTLE SPRING STORY

LITTLE SPRING STORY Spring is inevitably showing up and everyone is happy to see milder days back! Everybody? Maybe not, because some people suffer from seasonal allergies every spring and for them, the return of beautiful weather rhymes with sneezing,
ACUPUNCTURE AND PREGNANCY

ACUPUNCTURE AND PREGNANCY

ACUPUNCTURE AND PREGNANCY WHY ACUPUNCTURE? Acupuncture treatments help relieve certain disorders often associated with pregnancy and prevent potential complications. Monthly sessions prepare both mother and baby for the upcoming delivery. According to studies, acupuncture has in particular been shown to
MEAGHAN SINGER – DIETITIAN/NUTRITIONIST

MEAGHAN SINGER – DIETITIAN/NUTRITIONIST

MEAGHAN SINGER – DIETITIAN/NUTRITIONIST Meaghan Singer discovered her passion for nutrition after caring for a sick family member. The experience helped her understand the important role that diet plays in a person’s health and well-being. Today, Meaghan has earned a
HAND REHABILITATION – OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY APPROACH

HAND REHABILITATION – OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY APPROACH

HAND AND WRIST THERAPY Hands and wrists are complex parts of the body made up of bones, tendons, muscles, nerves, veins, ligaments and connective tissues. They make it possible to perform movements, and provide the dexterity and strength needed to
WHAT IS ACUPUNCTURE?

WHAT IS ACUPUNCTURE?

WHAT IS ACUPUNCTURE? Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) believes that the meridians form the body’s energy network. The meridians ensure that blood, nutrients and energy flow throughout the body. Stress, poor eating habits or heredity can cause a meridian to be
Iliotibial Band Syndrome (ITBS)

Iliotibial Band Syndrome (ITBS)

 WHAT IS IT? The iliotibial (IT) band is a strong and thick band of fibrous tissue which runs from the outside of the thigh, where it extends from the tensor fascia lata muscle, down to the external part of the
Patellar Tendinitis

Patellar Tendinitis

WHAT IS IT? A tendon is a fibrous tissue whose role is to connect muscle to bone. The patellar tendon is a thick and extremely strong fibrous structure which extends from the lower tip of the kneecap (patella bone) to
Biceps brachii muscle tear

Biceps brachii muscle tear

WHAT IS IT? The biceps brachii, commonly known as the biceps, is a two-headed muscle located on the upper arm between the shoulder and the elbow, and is responsible for the movements of flexion (i.e.  bending) and supination (i.e. rotating
Calf muscle tear

Calf muscle tear

WHAT IS IT? The calf muscle group, named the triceps surae, is a group of muscles located at the back of the lower leg (see image on the right). The triceps surae muscle group is composed of two superficial muscles,
Patellofemoral Syndrome

Patellofemoral Syndrome

WHAT IS IT? Patellofemoral syndrome is mainly characterized by pain at the front of the knee, and is caused by friction between the kneecap (also called the patella bone) and the surface of the femur underneath it. Thepatellaisa small flat
Triceps brachii muscle tear

Triceps brachii muscle tear

WHAT IS IT? The triceps brachii is divided into three heads and is located on the posterior aspect of the upper arm between the shoulder and the elbow, and is responsible for the movements of extending (i.e. of straightening) the

Shoulder tendinitis: the most frequently seen tendinitis!

WHAT IS IT? A tendon is a fibrous tissue capable of withstanding tension and whose role is to connect muscle to bone. Any excessive straining of a muscle can over time cause a tendinitis, which is an inflammation of the

Do you have trouble putting your child to sleep?

Maybe you could use the help of an occupational therapist. Bedtime problems and frequent night walking’s are very common in young children. Roughly 20%-30% of infants, toddlers and preschoolers have trouble getting the amount of sleep they need for their

Occupational therapists: How can they help the development of your child?

The role of the Occupational therapist is to help children attain or salvage the skills they need to perform their activities of daily living or occupations. For example, when a child shows delays in achieving certain milestones such as eating,