Category: Spinal Decompression

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Injury Time Out with Capilano Rehab: Sciatica

Injury Time Out with Capilano Rehab: Sciatica

| June 29, 2015 | Reply

Sciatica is something that many people have heard of even if it is not something that they have experienced themselves. The term sciatica describes the symptoms of leg pain that generally presents itself as tingling, numbness or weakness, burning or sharp pain in the buttock and down the leg. At Capilano Rehab Centre spinal decompression therapy is one of the ways that we can help your sciatic pain. Spinal Decompression allows the normal disc space to be regained taking the pressure off of your nerve root that is causing your sciatic pain.

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You Don’t Have to Live With Back Pain

You Don’t Have to Live With Back Pain

| October 15, 2014 | Reply

Agonizing back pain. I used to think that was something that only Grandmas could get. Then one morning I sneezed and as I was lying in agony on my dining room floor, I realized what acute low back pain was all about. Even though I had some previous minor low back problems while I was pregnant, occasional physiotherapy when I had time to fit it in around swimming lessons, grocery shopping and work got me by just fine. My back soreness would resolve quickly after only a few Physiotherapy treatments here at Capilano Rehab Centre. I would be feeling better and to be honest, I didn’t put much thought into my back until it would get sore again. I now long for the days when my back pain would resolve in such a short period of time.

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Don’t Let Shovelling Be a Pain In The Back!

Don’t Let Shovelling Be a Pain In The Back!

| December 12, 2013 | Reply

With yet another large snowfall forecasted for Edmonton and surrounding area here are some tips from Capilano Rehab Centre to help you avoid injury while you dig yourselves out.

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