Pain Management

Unbend: Pain-Free And Productive Cooking

Kathleen Trotter | Posted 03.08.2017 | Canada Living
Kathleen Trotter

Standing for hours on end -- as a professional chef, bartender, butcher, home economist or cheese monger -- is hard on the body. Standing, lifting, bending, and twisting for hours on end, often with less-than-ideal posture, frequently results in achy legs and feet, a sore back, and stiff almost arthritic-feeling hands.

When To See Your Doctor About Back Pain: The 5 Signs

Posted 10.17.2016 | Canada Living

Back pain can be a real pain in the back.

Activities That Replace Standing Desks

Posted 09.28.2016 | Canada Living

Do these things before asking your boss for a standing desk. From the AOL Partner Studio

On Your Feet! Ways To Spend Less Time Sitting

Posted 08.18.2016 | Canada Living

On your feet! Ways to spend less time sitting. From the AOL Partner Studio

Is Cannabis the Solution To Canada's Painkiller Epidemic?

Marc Davis | Posted 04.06.2017 | Canada Living
Marc Davis

It sounds like torture. A living nightmare. But for many people with severe nerve pain, it's their everyday life. And access to marijuana is a humane and viable alternative to typical painkillers. It can literally mean the difference between life and death. So what's the problem?

Health Canada, Stop Rewarding Companies for Worsening the Opioid Addiction Problem

Dr. Joel Bordman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Living
Dr. Joel Bordman

We support generic pharmaceutical products in this country, but in the case of oxycodone generic, and now a generic treatment for opioid addiction by a company who is one of the biggest producers and marketers of prescription pain killers in the country, we can't help but think that patients and physicians are getting played by their governments, and at a huge human cost.

6 Yoga-Inspired Exercises To Help Reduce Pain In The Body

The Huffington Post Canada | Rebecca Zamon | Posted 09.13.2012 | Canada Living

When you're in pain, the last thing you feel like doing is moving your body — but yoga and fitness therapy expert Jill Miller says that is, in fact,...