Physiotherapy Blog

Evidence informed and written by our in-house team of physiotherapists and registered massage therapists.

Ankle Sprain Explained: A Physiotherapist’s Perspective

Physiotherapists Treat Ankle Sprains More Than You Think “Rolling an ankle” is extremely common and if you have never rolled it, chances are you probably know someone who has. There’s usually a bump on your foot that appears soon after. But what you don’t see is what happens underneath the bump. How severe is the […]

A Neurological Outlook on Pain and Performance Pt 2: Breathing

In part two of  an “Neurological Outlook on Pain and Performance”, Physiotherapist Ken Moy dives into the power of a breath. How does it relate to chronic pain? How can we use breathing to improve our day-to-day? What is breathing? As discussed in part 1, the brain’s biggest priority is to keep us alive. Breathing […]

What is Kinesiology and What do Kinesiologists do?

What is Kinesiology Kinesiology is a growing profession that aims to optimize health and wellness through the study of the human body. The Greek word “Kinesis” means “to move” so in essence, kinesiology studies the movement of the human body. Registered Kinesiologist, Beth Stulen shares what exactly Kinesiologists do and when you should think about […]

Neck Pain Explained by a Physiotherapist

Neck pain is complex and though it can sometimes be attributed to a bad sleeping position, it may also be a symptom for something severe. It should not be taken lightly and should be closely monitored. In this blog post we take you through the causes, treatments, and home remedies for neck pain.   What is […]

Everything You Need to Know To Visit a Physio in BC

We know that finding the right physio can be hard, and it is challenging to get your questions answered. But don’t worry we got you! In this post we go over what physiotherapists do, how much it may cost and how much is covered by MSP, ICBC, or extended health plans. What’s Physiotherapy? Physiotherapists work [...]