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When people think of physiotherapy, they sometimes relate it to injury recovery or for people that are getting their bodies back in motion from an illness or disease. But what a lot of the general public may not consider is how much seniors can benefit from physiotherapy and related treatments.
Wed, Mar 14 2018
At Absolute Rehab, we can help Cancer Patients and Cancer Survivors with Physiotherapy to help make moving, easier. Physiotherapy and keeping active has been researched and proven effective in helping those with Cancer to stay moving, regain their independence, and live life as normally as possible.
Tue, Feb 20 2018
Physiotherapy for Heart Disease can help those at risk and those who are managing their heart disease, work with their body to improve their heart's function.
Tue, Feb 13 2018
At Absolute Rehab Centre, we see a variety of patients each Winter that seek treatments for their Winter Injuries and Physical conditions. Before you need restorative action, get your body prepared for the conditions out there and take the necessary precautions to avoid injuries.
Wed, Jan 17 2018
‘Tis the season for lower back pain when shoveling the snow. But it doesn’t have to be!
At Absolute Rehab Centre, we see a variety of patients each year with constant lower back pain due to shoveling the snow, or have instigated new lower back pain and back problems as a result of shoveling techniques. This year, we want to help our patients shovel snow safely to avoid any back pain and back problems, injuries and spinal compression.
Thu, Dec 21 2017
At Absolute Rehab Centre, our Physiotherapists, Chiropractors, Massage Therapists and even Acupuncturists, have experience treating patients with motor vehicle accident injuries, whether they need minor rehabilitation or intensive rehabilitation.
So what should you do if you are in a motor vehicle accident and are injured?
Fri, Nov 24 2017
Stress is both a psychological and physiological response, and many of the outcomes of stress result in physical pain and poor health. At Absolute Rehab Centre, we see the effects of stress in our patients, especially when they come in with pain not triggered by an injury or condition. Learn about how you can be aware of your body’s stress and ways to cope with stress with Physiotherapy, Massage Therapy and Acupuncture.
Wed, Nov 01 2017
When patients book in for Physiotherapy Treatment at Absolute Rehab, they not only receive physiotherapy treatment at our rehab centre, but they are also given home exercises to accompany the treatments.
Wed, Oct 25 2017
When the end of summer arrives and the leaves begin to fall, homeowners are faced with the task of raking the fallen leaves. Patients who come in for Physiotherapy in Waterloo are often curious as to how they can prevent back pain when raking leaves. The Absolute Rehab team has put together some helpful tips to prevent lower back pain and general back pain when raking leaves this Fall.
Wed, Oct 11 2017
As your child’s feet grow you may find yourself on a few shopping trips for shoes. During the developmental stages, you may also find that your child has a few foot and leg related issues such as flat feet, trouble balancing, knee pain, lower back pain and leg pain. At Absolute Rehab, we know that it’s not uncommon for children to need over-the-counter orthotics, or more advisably, custom orthotics, to help when these problems arise.
Thu, Sep 28 2017
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome is one of the most common wrist and hand injuries today. We see this injury in office workers, gamers and students alike because of their posture while being at the computer. Here’s what to look out for and how get pain treatment for CTS.
Wed, Sep 13 2017
Lower Backpain and injuries that come from carrying backpacks and workbags are a common thing we see at Absolute Rehab. With September just around the corner, many children, teens and young adults will be headed back to school. Before the textbooks and school materials pile up, it’s important to discuss and practice good backpack habits.
Wed, Aug 30 2017
Acupuncture can be used to treat a variety of health concerns including lower back pain and general back pain. As an alternative approach to healing and pain treatment, or in conjunction with Chiropractic Treatments or Massage Therapy, Acupuncture is available at Absolute Rehab Centre for our patients.
Mon, Jul 31 2017
Massage Therapy isn’t just something you sign up for on deluxe vacations. Having Massage Therapy treatments can improve your every day life and provide health benefits for various conditions and concerns.
Thu, Jun 29 2017
Well, the groups of bones in your feet are connected to a few other bones and tissues along the way, but your feet are important when it comes to dealing with lower back pain.
Wed, May 24 2017
Repetitive strain injuries can lead to limitations in recreational activities or hobbies which can ultimately lead to diminished mental health.
Tue, Mar 15 2016
Whatever your chosen sport, here's a few simple changes you can make to your routine to prevent injury this winter.
Tue, Jan 12 2016
Strokes are caused by a blockage preventing blood from flowing to the brain and currently one of the leading causes of death and disability in Ontario.
Mon, Jan 11 2016