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

Tastes of Wellington West 2017

“Tastes of Wellington West” is a one-day celebration of everything wonderful that is happening along Wellington West, home to the amazing neighbourhoods of Hintonburg and Wellington Village! Come meet the Life Therapies team and ask us all your questions about the services we offer, including physiotherapy, osteopathy, acupuncture and massage therapy. We will also be [...]

By |August 31st, 2017|Services|Comments Off on Tastes of Wellington West 2017

Benefits of Massage for Athletes

Budding athlete? Weekend Warrior? Avid runner? Daily walker? Have you ever wondered why professional athletes all include massage therapy as part of their training programs? It's simple, really. Massage therapy can help prevent or relieve delayed onset muscle soreness (DOMS). It also helps reduce the stress and tension associated with the physical and emotional demands of [...]

By |August 2nd, 2017|Services|Comments Off on Benefits of Massage for Athletes

How to find a licensed physiotherapist in Ontario?

With Ottawa sitting on the Ontario/Quebec border, we often receive questions from potential patients on which of our physiotherapists can speak English and/or French. The Life Therapies administration team is also frequently asked how a patient can determine if a PT is truly licensed in Ontario or perhaps is registered with specific qualifications. Enter the College [...]

By |July 27th, 2017|Services|Comments Off on How to find a licensed physiotherapist in Ontario?