Archive for February, 2012

Chronic Achilles Tendinopathy

February 21st, 2012 in Resources

Chronic Achilles tendon pain is prevalent among athletes involved in running sports. The true cause of the injury is not fully understood, however, it is widely considered an overuse injury. Anatomy The Achilles is the largest and strongest tendon in the body. It is formed as the Gastrocnemius and Soleus (calf muscles) come together before […]

New Injury Info Articles

February 21st, 2012 in News, Resources

We have three new injury info articles on our website. Chronic Achillers Tendinopathy – by Dr. Stefano Bozzo, HBSc(KIN), DC AC Joint Separations – by Stephanie Higgins, BHSc, MPT Coach, My Knee Hurts (Osgood-Schlatter) – by Amanda Verhoeve, BScKin, MPT  

Youth hockey’s concussion woes keep growing

February 21st, 2012 in Coaches Resources, Resources

Article in Toronto Star regarding concussions.–youth-hockey-s-concussion-woes-keep-growing  

Big Hits, Broken Dreams – CNN news story on concussions

February 15th, 2012 in Coaches Resources, Resources

Here’s a great news story (video) on concussions. Anderson Cooper speaks with Dr. Sanjay Gupa about the devastating brain injuries caused by hard hits on the field.

GRSM welcomes Tavish Lahay-Decker to our Cambridge clinic

February 8th, 2012 in News

Tavish was introduced to the field of pedorthics through volunteering during her university career. During this time she had the opportunity to shadow personal trainers, chiropractors and physiotherapists however it was with her involvement in gait training a child with cerebral palsy that sparked her interest in pedorthics. After volunteering with Kimberly Rau, she knew […]