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osteoarthritis and chiropractic care

Osteoarthritis and Chiropractic Care

Understanding Osteoarthritis and chiropractic care is a great first step in your effort to reduce the impact of OA on your day to day life.   What is Osteoarthritis? Osteoarthritis (OA) is a progressive disease that occurs in the joint. It leads to the breakdown of joint cartilage and the underlying bone. OA also affects the…
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Changing Seasons and Your Body

Have you wondered what effect the changing seasons have on your body? You feel it coming, that brisk air and the smell of fall, but maybe you also feel it in your bones and joints.  The changing seasons can have an effect on how you feel from increased inflammation and joint pain to Seasonal Affective…
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Chiropractic Treatments and Neck Pain

Many people experience some form of neck pain that affects their daily activities and chiropractic treatments can help. Your neck pain could stem from poor posture, working at a computer for extended periods of time, strain from sleeping in a less than ideal position or even grinding your teeth. Causes can also be connected to…
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Open for Urgent Care Appointments – Enhanced Safety Protocols

Starting June 1, 2020, I will be available for urgent care in-person visits for existing patients, in addition to telehealth consultations and babywearing consultations. These in-person bookings are not available online. You must email me directly to request an appointment, or place yourself on the waitlist HERE. If you are attending an in-person visit, there are enhanced…
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COVID-19 Update

We wanted to give an update about what we at Eastpoint are doing to reduce and prevent the spread of COVID-19.   First off, we are closely following the guidelines presented by BC Health and our Chiropractic College and Associations.  At this time, we will continue to be open for regular operations, but with reduced hours.…
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Exercise for Arthritis

Here are 5 Exercises you can do to help with Hip and Knee Osteoarthritis!
Exercise has been shown to be beneficial in managing the symptoms of osteoarthritis by: Strengthening the muscles around the joints, Correcting faulty movement patterns and uneven joint loading, Weight control, reduce pain and fears around movement.

September is Arthritis Awareness Month

Did you know that Chiropractic care can help manage the symptoms of osteoarthritis? It can help control pain and improve function through joint mobilizations, soft-tissue therapy, nutritional recommendations, laser therapy and exercise prescription.

Preventing Backpacks from Becoming a “Pain in the Back”

Back to School Season… Here are some helpful tips about what to look for in a backpack for the new school season, and how to pack and wear it to prevent neck and back strain.

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In Our Community: Twist Performance

As many of our clients know, Dr Stacey is a huge fan of Twist Performance and Wellness. Did you know that they recently moved their Vancouver training centre from Olympic Village into central East Vancouver?  Their new facility is located across the street from the Broadway Tech Centre, located at 2696 Nootka St.  This amazing new training centre hosts…
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