Massage Therapy Helps Ease Symptoms of Depression

Depression is a common yet serious mental health condition that comes in many forms. Not everyone suffers from the same side effects of depression, but common symptoms include hopelessness, loss of sleep, low fatigue, to overall aches and physical pain. And just as symptoms vary from person to person, so do the actual diagnoses - including [...]

By |November 7th, 2017|Services|Comments Off on Massage Therapy Helps Ease Symptoms of Depression

What is Manual Osteopathy?

Here at Life Therapies, we are often asked "What is Manual Osteopathy?" Manual Osteopathic Practitioners are educated and trained to work exclusively without the use of drugs or surgery by using manual methods for structural assessment and treatment. This is the predominant method of education worldwide (outside of the USA) and it is what is [...]

By |October 26th, 2017|Services|Comments Off on What is Manual Osteopathy?

Life Therapies at Tastes of Wellington West 2017

WOW! We had a terrific turnout to Tastes of Wellington on Saturday. Hundreds of people put their name in the draw to win free massages for a year with Katrina Sewylo, RMT and one lucky winner received the amazing news! The face painters, Melissa and Laura, were absolutely amazing and we loved seeing the smiling, [...]

By |September 18th, 2017|Services|Comments Off on Life Therapies at Tastes of Wellington West 2017

Osteopathy & Headaches by Elsa Ramstein, DOMP

In Osteopathy, headaches are a common symptoms that we come across. There are many types and causes of headaches and clients often wonder if they are suffering from a bad headache or a migraine. What is the differences between migraines and headaches? Migraines are believed to be due to a widening of the blood vessels [...]

By |September 14th, 2017|Services|Comments Off on Osteopathy & Headaches by Elsa Ramstein, DOMP

Life Therapies Offers Direct Billing with Medavie Blue Cross

We are pleased to announce that we now do DIRECT BILLING for clients with Medavie Blue Cross Insurance. Direct billing is available for all of our services - Osteopathy, Physiotherapy, Massage Therapy, and Acupuncture. Please let us know prior to your appointment if you would like us to bill your Medavie Blue Cross insurance directly. Veteran’s [...]

By |September 14th, 2017|Services|Comments Off on Life Therapies Offers Direct Billing with Medavie Blue Cross

Life Therapies offers Mobile Massage

Exciting news! Katrina is now offering mobile massage treatments. Some benefits of mobile massage: Allow yourself to relax after a treatment without having to deal with driving, traffic and impairing your posture. Be able to stay in your own environment, which can help ease your mind, as well as your body. Serious injuries don’t always [...]

By |September 8th, 2017|Services|Comments Off on Life Therapies offers Mobile Massage

Back Pain & the Benefits of Physiotherapy

Did you know that back pain is one of the most common ailments? In fact, back pain can impact anyone, of any age, at any time. While back pain can cause an array of symptoms, most people will classify their pain as either causing a mild discomfort or severe agony. It seems that when it [...]

By |September 6th, 2017|Services|Comments Off on Back Pain & the Benefits of Physiotherapy