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Why do I need orthotics

Why do I need orthotics? Why do I need orthotics? What are orthotics used for anyway? Why would a chiropractor recommend orthotics? There are a number of questions, let’s start with what orthotics are and what they’re used for. Orthotics are custom made insoles for your shoes, designed to correct imbalances in your foot structures, … Read More

What does a chiropractor know about ears?

  What does a chiropractor know about ears? What does a chiropractor know about ears?  This is a question that I’ve heard many times in the past during an examination. So what does a chiropractor know about ears? Why would a chiropractor want to check someone’s ears anyway, isn’t that the job for a medical … Read More

What does a chiropractor know about eyes?

        What does a chiropractor know about eyes? What does a chiropractor know about eyes? This is a another question that I’ve heard many times in the past during an examination, in the same vein as last week’s blog here we go. So what does a chiropractor know about eyes? What does … Read More

Why does my chiropractor care about my skin?

Why does my chiropractor care about my skin? I am a lecturer at the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College in Toronto.One of the areas I lecture in is on Dermatological conditions or skin conditions. So why does my chiropractor care about my skin? My students often ask me the same thing, why do we need to … Read More

Why does my chiropractor care if I smoke?

            Why does my chiropractor care if I smoke? As a chiropractor why do I care if my patients smoke? I mean it’s not like I’m treating their lungs or heart, right? Well no directly I’m not. I will have some effect on your lung function, what? How? By working … Read More

Careers that benefit from regular chiropractic care: Part 3

  Careers that benefit from regular chiropractic care, is series I’ve spoken on before, last time out it was health care providers. In a similar vein, this blog’s careers that can benefit from regular chiropractic care concerns our first responders, our emergency personnel, police, paramedics and fire fighters. Why would a police officer benefit from … Read More

Back to school means buying backpacks

  Back to school means buying backpacks We’re getting close to what some parents will refer to as, “ the most wonderful time of the year”, when our kids return to school. Back to school invariably also means back to school shopping, and often at the top of the list is a new backpack. Back … Read More