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Cortisone: The End Of An Era

Cortisone is a therapeutic drug used to fight ailments ranging from asthma to arthritis. It was the athlete’s best friend throughout the 20th century. But in orthopedics, there is a significant downside. 284 more words

Heart Attack

In the beginning…

Our daughter was born early November 2013. We couldn’t breast feed, so had to use baby formula. We started with a milk based formula as we are all told to do. 513 more words


How my ankle injury got (mostly) better

In the 11 months since I sprained my ankle, I have emptied the internet of all its secrets in the realm of ankle trauma.

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Ankle Injury

What is a cortisone injection?

 We often get asked what a cortisone injection is.  Talia one of our physiotherapist’s has answered this for you:

Corticosteroids are a class of medications that are used to reduce inflammation. 164 more words

Pain - Understanding what we all want to Avoid.

We spend most of our lives trying to avoid pain, and when it does come along we don’t really know what to do with it. 563 more words

Injury File




  • Removes inflammation
  • Long-lasting pain relief
  • Relief of localized inflammation is more rapid
  • Can easily be done at a Doctor’s office
  • Rapid onset of medications…
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The Most Dangerous Prescription Drugs

The popularity of prescription drugs has been rising for the last decades. A lot of people around the world are using them but not many really know the risk. 326 more words