Treating Musculoskeletal Injuries

Musculoskeletal conditions are a leading factor in disability worldwide, and many of these injuries occur in the workplace from overuse or misuse. Once an injury occurs, not treating it properly can compound the problem, leading to lifelong dysfunction. Unfortunately many people think there isn’t a reliable treatment for such injuries so they don’t take the […]

Overcoming The Psychology Of Pandemic Fatigue

There’s this funny thing that is happening because of the pandemic. People are deciding that they are tired of the pandemic and therefore it must not be a threat anymore. There’s actually a psychological reason why we do this – during times of great stress our brains just can’t think rationally anymore. The result is […]

The Future Of Telehealth And Telemedicine After The Pandemic

Since the beginning of the pandemic telemedicine has grown exponentially in popularity, but it has actually been around for quite some time. Telemedicine has long been used to reach patients in rural and remote communities, particularly those who have mobility issues, when traveling to receive care is too difficult. Telehealth has also long been used […]

The Negative Impact Of Stress

Our health is considered one luxury that money can’t buy and in 2020, as we experience a global pandemic, it’s no surprise that safety and wellbeing are at the forefront of all our conversations. As our homes have evolved into our shelters, offices, schools, playgrounds, daycare centres, gyms, watering holes, cafes, restaurants, and cinemas, we’re […]

Healthcare vs. the Coronavirus Pandemic: What Might Change

The number of people infected with coronavirus is on the rise, and hospitals and staff around the world are overwhelmed. Even though this pandemic won’t last forever, we can’t help but wonder how it will change the healthcare systems. What will healthcare as we know it today be like in the future? Let’s see what […]

How Data is Leading The Fight Against COVID-19

Since the outbreak of COVID-19 we have found that those who are most vulnerable to its effects are also the hardest to protect. In nursing homes and long term care facilities across the world, as soon as COVID-19 gets in it sweeps through the facility at great speed. Residents are extremely susceptible and in close […]

Face Masks Everything You Need To Know To Flatten The Curve

The information about face masks we’ve been receiving over the last several weeks has been confusing. At first the general public, at least in some countries, was advised not to wear face masks when they go out into public. Later the conventional wisdom became that while face masks were probably a good idea they need […]

Advancing Telehealth Wound Care

The pandemic has changed the way we live. We are working from home, going to school from home, and even seeing the doctor from home. Telehealth until now has been reserved for people who are too far from a doctor or hospital to receive care through conventional means, but in the age of social distancing […]

Podcasts To Keep You Relaxed During COVID-19

COVID-19, sheltering in place and self-isolation have thrown off many of our daily routines and has left a lot of us with strong feelings of uncertainty and stress. Many activities are out there to help us manage this stress and make us feel calmer, including podcasts. This list contains awesome podcasts that can keep your […]

Immune System: Fact Vs Fiction

The novel coronavirus known as COVID-19 has changed our world overnight. What many people still don’t understand is the significance of the “novel” part of this virus, which means that no one has ever been exposed to it before and therefore we have no immunity to it. That’s one of the reasons why it is […]