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New Hope In COPD Treatment | Mediaplanet

New Hope In COPD Treatment | Mediaplanet

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease is also known as COPD for short affects about a million Canadians. One in ten of our senior population has some form of COPD. The most important thing for anyone that has a concern about COPD of course is to stop smoking. We like to ensure but also get their regular […]

Natasha Sandy – Toronto Therapist

My name is Natasha Sandy, and I am a female empowerment ignitor. I’m really passionate about empowering women to own their value, step into their power, and lead revolutions. For me it really comes down to the conversations that we have, and the relationship that we build, because the effectiveness of therapy has much more […]

Psoriasis: treatment options + related issues

Psoriasis: treatment options + related issues

59 year old Robert Bursey has had psoriasis for over 30 years. I’ve had a very dramatic case with it, as far as up to 75 percent of my body was covered with psoriasis. Psoriasis is one of the most common skin conditions, affecting at least one million Canadians. It can cause skin to flake […]

Prosthetic ears: how they’re made

Prosthetic ears: how they’re made

The first thing we do is plan where the implants are going to go because we need to fit them inside the largest portion of the ear prosthesis and the way we do that is we make an impression of the remaining ear and then we will sculpt or do a preliminary sculpture of where […]

Rehabilitation in Toronto – West Park Healthcare Centre – A Campus of Care

Rehabilitation in Toronto – West Park Healthcare Centre – A Campus of Care

West Park is one of the best rehab facilities in Toronto if not the whole of Canada. The team here does an incredible job in getting people back on their feet, giving them their lives back. West Park was founded in 1904 as a TB sanatorium and since that time has evolved its programs and […]

West Park Healthcare Centre Respiratory Rehabilitation Service

The respiratory rehabilitation inpatient service has a provincial reach. We are able to support a number patients and their families across the Province. It’s physician-led but run by a multidisciplinary care team. It includes physicians physical therapists, respiratory therapists and others. It’s a well-established clinical program with teaching and clinical research components. People with the […]

Spend the morning with an occupational therapy student

Spend the morning with an occupational therapy student

So today, with the physiotherapist and I, we will practice sitting up at the edge of the bed and working on your balance, and moving your arms so that you can get stronger and able to go to spinal cord injury rehab. Does that sound ok? My name is Stacey and I’m a second-year Master […]