When should I use Osteopathy?

Part 1: The mechanical Issue Bones are the gears, muscles are the pulleys. If the gears are out of place, strains, sprains and irritations are the result. The wide world of alternative medicine can be a cloudy place. There are many options out there to discover, all with their own unique style in helping restore [...]

What Osteopathy is all about

Dis-order=dis-ease. Freedom=health. We say disease when we should say effect; for disease is the effect of a change in the parts of the physical body. Disease in an abnormal body is just as natural as is health when all the parts are in place.-Osteopathy Research and Practice- Andrew Taylor Still, Founder of Osteopathy Why does [...]

What can osteopathy do for athletes?

The Power of Proper Structure I remember being in my third year class at the Canadian Academy of Osteopathy. The principle of my school, an osteopath with 10 plus years of experience, always brought in people who needed help outside the school to demonstrate to students how mechanics work and what osteopathy can do for [...]

Building your health

If our bodies were a garden, most people coming to receive osteopathic therapy tend to have arrive with quite a few weeds. Our bodies respond to the stresses we put under it, usually pinning our pain or dysfunction down to specific areas. However when left for too long, these strains tend to overcompensate, the weeds [...]

Does Osteopathy cure?

What Osteopathy can do, and what you can do for yourself, in overcoming the stresses, strains and ill health that life throws at you "The best and most efficient pharmacy is within your own system."  ~Robert C. Peale Looking for a cure to disease is like looking for a shiny new car to solve your [...]

“You’re just getting old”

"So you should probably avoid looking for a solution and learn to live with it".. or not. The problem may have started with a forgotten fall long ago, or it may have been wear and tear that built up over the years. At first we may notice certain movements aren’t as easy as they used [...]