Postnatal Pelvic Floor Therapy in Ottawa

A caesarean section is more than a life-saving procedure - it is also a major abdominal surgery. Just like a vaginal birth, a C-section requires significant recovery time to ensure the pelvic floor and core functions are fully restored. During a C-section recovery, it is very important to follow the advice of your primary health [...]

By |November 8th, 2019|Services|Comments Off on Postnatal Pelvic Floor Therapy in Ottawa

Ottawa Fertility Acupuncture at Life Therapies

If you've been struggling with fertility, acupuncture can help: ✅ Improve Ovarian Function ✅ Bring Circulation to the Uterus ✅ Improve Sperm Quality ✅ Balance Hormones ✅ Reduce the Stress & Anxiety of TTC Connect with us at the Ottawa's Life Therapies clinic to schedule an appointment with Khoi Vu, Registered Acupuncturist, who has over 30 years of experience. Our [...]

By |November 6th, 2019|Services|Comments Off on Ottawa Fertility Acupuncture at Life Therapies

Movember: Pelvic Floor Therapy for Men

It's #Movember and we need to chat 💬 Men with prostate cancer and testicular cancer face an uphill battle before, during and after treatment. To improve quality of life, many physicians around the world now recommend that patients meet with a Pelvic Floor Physiotherapist for an assessment upon diagnosis. This assessment is used to speed up recovery and [...]

By |November 1st, 2019|Services|Comments Off on Movember: Pelvic Floor Therapy for Men

Bioflex Low Level Laser Therapy Available in Ottawa

Curious about Low Level Laser Therapy? The technology utilizes superluminous and laser diodes to irradiate diseased or traumatized tissue with photons. These particles of energy are selectively absorbed by the cell membrane and intracellular molecules, resulting in the initiation of a cascade of complex physiological reactions, leading to the restoration of normal cell structure and [...]

By |October 30th, 2019|Services|Comments Off on Bioflex Low Level Laser Therapy Available in Ottawa

We’re Hiring – Registered Massage Therapist

Registered Massage Therapist full time position open at the well established Life Therapies Clinic. The West-Wellington location, situated between the vibrant communities of Hintonburg and Westboro, offers steady, reliable and loyal repeat clientele, living and/or working in the area. The practitioner team at Life Therapies treat a variety of clientele including athletes, non athletes, children, [...]

By |October 29th, 2019|Services|Comments Off on We’re Hiring – Registered Massage Therapist

Osteopathy Can Help with Cervicogenic Headaches

Did you know #osteopathy can help with cervicogenic headaches? While some headaches are caused by eyestrain, stress, tiredness, or trauma, cervicogenic headaches are caused by problems with the nerves, bones, or muscles in your neck. While you may feel the pain in your head, the origin may be another location in your body. To find out more [...]

By |October 29th, 2019|Services|Comments Off on Osteopathy Can Help with Cervicogenic Headaches

Pelvic Floor Therapy Can Assist Post-Caesarean Section

A caesarean section is more than a life-saving procedure - it is also a major abdominal surgery. Just like a vaginal birth, a C-section requires significant recovery time to ensure the pelvic floor and core functions are fully restored. During a C-section recovery, it is very important to follow the advice of your primary health [...]

By |October 20th, 2019|Services|Comments Off on Pelvic Floor Therapy Can Assist Post-Caesarean Section

Bioflex Laser Therapy at Life Therapies in Ottawa

Psst 🤫 Have you heard the news? You could be the first to experience the benefits of Laser Therapy at the Life Therapies clinic! Starting Monday, September 23rd, Bharat Sekhri, Registered Physiotherapist will be offering cold, low level laser therapy treatments. The BioFlex Laser is a revolutionary new technology for resolving pain. It is effective in treating musculoskeletal condition, [...]

By |September 18th, 2019|Services|Comments Off on Bioflex Laser Therapy at Life Therapies in Ottawa

Did You Know… Pelvic Floor Edition

  It is important for women of all ages to maintain pelvic floor muscle strength. Kegels are NOT always indicated for all pelvic floor problems. Sometimes they do more harm than good, and often they are NOT performed correctly. Exercises for the pelvic floor have numerous benefits including: improving and maintaining bladder function reducing pain [...]

By |September 12th, 2019|Services|Comments Off on Did You Know… Pelvic Floor Edition

Signs of Pelvic Floor Dysfunctions

Do you suffer from incontinence? Perhaps you've been struggling with pelvic pain? Many people are surprised to learn that pelvic floor muscles can be either too weak or too tight. Thus the reason for unusual pain. So how can you tell you may have a pelvic floor dysfunction?  Common signs include:  Frequent urination during the day Sudden [...]

By |September 12th, 2019|Services|Comments Off on Signs of Pelvic Floor Dysfunctions