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The Benefits of Effective Oshawa Physiotherapy and Chiropractic for Pregnant Women

According to an article from The Daily Star, pregnancy can be one of the most exciting and trying times of a woman’s life:

Physiotherapy HelpPregnancy is one of the most wonderful events in a couple’s life. Conceiving a child brings utmost joy in the life of women making her [feel] complete

Pregnancy can have a great impact on women’s ability to function [and do] everyday work. Many physical and hormonal changes are responsible for making women feel at times quite uncomfortable during the pregnancy process.

However, women do not have to accept that these feelings of discomfort are unmanageable. Physiotherapy can improve [women's] health during pregnancy by reducing discomfort, preparing the body for delivery and [accelerating] the recovery process after the birth of the baby.

Although aches and pains in the shoulders, legs, and back are common during pregnancy, many Oshawa physiotherapy experts and chiropractic experts state that pregnant women can use physiotherapy and chiropractic techniques to their advantage. With this in mind, here are a few ways that physiotherapy and chiropractic can help ease the “hardships” of pregnancy:

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How Expert Massage Therapy in Oshawa Can Assist with Fracture Healing

According to a report from The National Post, Steven Stamkos is in danger of missing the 2014 Winter Olympics due to an injury sustained during the NHL season:

Sochi 2014When Steven Stamkos crashed into the post in Boston on Monday afternoon, the shock waves could be felt all the way to Sochi, Russia.

The Tampa Bay Lightning star is out indefinitely with a broken right tibia, an injury that could be a significant blow to Team Canada in its efforts to defend gold at the Olympics. Stamkos was tied with Alex Steen as the NHL’s leading goal scorer, and with Sidney Crosby for the points lead at the time of his injury and figured to be a lock to make the team.

The broken tibia will require surgery to repair. The Lightning did not release a time frame, likely in part because the complexity of the fracture could affect things.

Recovering from a fracture extends beyond allowing the bone to reform. It also requires physical therapy (available at Chiropractic Wellness and Rehabilitation) to allow the affected area to regain the strength it had before the injury; this is especially important when the fracture occurs in the limbs. With a long road to recovery ahead, people recovering from a fracture can benefit from the many services that Chiropractic Wellness and Rehabilitation offers. An example would be therapeutic rehabilitation from an experienced Oshawa massage therapist.

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