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Hip and Knee Pain Relief with Physiotherapy

There are so many causes of hip and knee pain, from excess weight to sports injuries, advancing age to repetitive motion injuries. Whatever the cause of your hip and/or knee pain, if you are experiencing it regularly you need to...

Craven SPORT ServicesJuly 20, 2020

Constantly Needing Your Pain Meds Refilled? Talk to Your Doctor About How Physiotherapy Can Help You Ditch the Opioids!

Don't Go Through Bottles of Pills -- Go to Physiotherapy Another day, another trip to the pharmacy. This is the challenging and often discouraging treadmill that many chronic pain sufferers find themselves walking, month after month and year after year....

Craven SPORT ServicesJuly 10, 2020

What are the benefits of pre and post-surgical rehab? Why you should consider speaking with a physiotherapist before your upcoming surgery

Pre and post surgical rehab is often recommended for those having orthopedic surgery. These types of surgeries could include foot, ankle, knee, hip, wrist, hand, shoulder, neck, and spine surgeries. Rehab can, however, be beneficial for just about any type...

Craven SPORT ServicesJune 22, 2020

Frustrated by your chronic joint pain? See how physiotherapy can help relieve arthritis pain

The latest study revealed an estimated 54.4 million US adults have diagnosed arthritis—about 1 in 4 Americans. Of those, about 27% report experiencing severe joint pain. Types of Arthritis There are many types of arthritis, but osteoarthritis is the most...

Craven SPORT ServicesJune 8, 2020

Could your back pain be caused by a herniated disc? Here’s what to look for

How do you know whether you have a herniated disc or it’s just good old back pain? One telltale sign can be where the pain is located. With a herniated disc, the pain is typically located in the lumbar spine....

Craven SPORT ServicesMay 26, 2020
How to stay active

Do you sit at a desk most of the day? Here’s how to stay active during the 9-5!

Would you be embarrassed if you got caught doing jumping jacks in your office? We hope not—and we think many successful companies would likely applaud the effort! It's becoming more well known that staying physically active throughout the workday isn't...

Craven SPORT ServicesMay 18, 2020
Hip and Knee pain relief

Get Your Hip and Knee Joints Moving Again with These 5 At-Home Exercises

Are your hips and knees feeling stiff, achy, or even painful? Noticing more discomfort in your joints when standing up and moving around? If so, you’re not alone. The COVID-19 quarantine has taken a toll on many people’s bodies, as...

Craven SPORT ServicesApril 20, 2020
Back Exercises

Get Back to Comfort with These Back Exercises – All of Which You Can Do at Home!

Are you noticing new back pain after being quarantined to your home? You may be wondering, “Why is this? I’ve barely left the couch!” Well, therein lies the issue. Additional time at home and new routines has the capacity to...

Craven SPORT ServicesApril 10, 2020