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January 22, 2019

Introducing 'On The Table' – Massage Therapy Canada's podcast

Mark your calendars! Feb. 11th, 2019 is the release date of Massage Therapy Canada's new podcast!

Exercise 'snacks' make fitness easier

It just got harder to avoid exercise. A few minutes of stair climbing, at short intervals throughout the day, can improve cardiovascular health, according to new research from kinesiologists at McMaster University and UBC Okanagan.

Acupressure relieves long-term symptoms of breast cancer treatment

Breast cancer survivors reported improvements in depression, pain, anxiety and sleep after self-administered acupressure
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Anatomy Trains: Myofascial Meridians for Manual Therapists

The latest edition of this highly successful volume presents a unique understanding of the role of fascia in healthy movement and postural distortion which is of vital importance to bodyworkers and movement therapists worldwide.

Fully updated with the latest scientific research, the book presents a unique ‘whole systems’ view of myofascial/locomotor anatomy in which the body-wide connections among the muscles within the fascial net are described in detail.

Using the metaphor of railway or train lines, the book explains how patterns of strain communicate through the myofascial ‘webbing’, contributing to movement stability and postural compensation.

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Robust records: 5 principles to punch-up your charting

Charting is an everyday aspect of your practice – and a requirement for a regulated health profession. In my reviews of practitioner records, there has been great variability in charting comprehensiveness and style. Assessments and meaningful outcome measures may be absent, and risk of harm is ineffectually screened for. Charting may be perceived as “something I have to do” rather than a real opportunity to effectively capture the person’s health status and symptom picture. » Learn more

Our Health & Wellness Expo

Jan. 27, 2019
Location: Vaughan, Ontario
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Saskatoon Wellness Expo

Feb. 1-3, 2018
Location: Saskatoon
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