Is Shockwave Therapy for you

Is Shockwave Therapy for you

I recently added Shockwave Therapy to my treatments at my Toronto practice. So far the results have been amazing. What exactly is shockwave therapy, it accelerates the healing process in the body by stimulating the metabolism and enhancing blood circulation to regenerate damaged tissue. Strong energy pulses (acoustic waves) are applied to the affected area. These pulses occur for short periods of time, creating micro-cavitation bubbles that expand and burst. The force created by these bubbles penetrates tissue and stimulates cells in the body that are responsible for bone and connective tissue healing.  Continue Reading…

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100 Women to Watch 2016!

100 Women to Watch 2016!

Last weekend I was honoured to be selected as one of the 100 women to watch and Canada’s International Black Women’s Event. It was an evening celebrating the work of some extraordinary women. Rose Cathy Handy has created an event that not only recognizes the achievement of so many Black women, but it encourages women to continue making a difference in their communities while providing supportive networks to do so.  It was an evening I will never forget.

For more information check out http://www.cibwe.ca

 

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Tips for the perfect smoothie

Tips for the perfect smoothie

As many of friends know, I am obsessed with my Vitamix. When my husband first presented it to me as a Valentine’s Day present, last year I  had mixed feelings. Obviously, a piece of me would have preferred jewellery, but 1 year later its the best gift he’s ever given me. Between my morning smoothies or my dinner soups, its a great tool to have in your kitchen and in my opinion a good investment in your health.  Continue Reading…

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Cosmetic Acupuncture

Cosmetic Acupuncture

What is the secret to looking good and staying youthful? If I had to definate answer to that, cialis Im sure I would be retired living on an island somewhere. But instead I am working with both woman and men daily, price  helping them manage the stress, rx the aging process and the effect it has on the body with the use of acupuncture. Cosmetic or Facial acupuncture is a growing trend amongst anyone seeking younger-looking skin and a healthier glowing complexion. Continue Reading…

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Tips to finding the right helmet for your child

Tips to finding the right helmet for your child

As the spotlight on concussion grows, there are preventative measures that parents can take to assist their child in reducing the risk of head trauma. One of the most common questions I get from my hockey and football parents is, ” Are there helmets that can reduce my child’s risk of confusion?” The answer is a strong NO!!  Risk factors such as history of concussions, years of playing contact sports and other behavioural factors play much larger roll in increasing the occurrence of concussions. Continue Reading…

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Dr Nekessa Remy

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