5 Realistic Ways To Stay Active & Healthy

A few weeks ago some of our patients were chatting while enjoying a cup of coffee and the conversation was all about wanting to get fitter, but why it's so hard to stay in shape sometimes. They all agreed that they knew they needed to exercise, sleep more and eat healthier. But knowing and doing [...]

5 Realistic Ways To Stay Active & Healthy2018-09-04T19:54:59+00:00

Pregnancy and Physiotherapy

At Pure Life Physiotherapy in Surrey, we receive enquiries from more and more pregnant women about helping them with back pain issues and preparing them for an easier labour experience.  Fortunately, most people are now beginning to realise that physiotherapy is not just to help them recover from an injury. Reasons For Taking Part In [...]

Pregnancy and Physiotherapy2018-09-04T18:44:51+00:00

7 Ways To Deal With Knee Pain

One of the most common problems that we deal with at Pure Life Physiotherapy Surrey is Knee pain. This common problem can affect both young and old.  The source of the pain can be any of the bony structures that make up the knee joint, such as the femur, tibia, fibula, the kneecap, or the [...]

7 Ways To Deal With Knee Pain2018-09-04T18:58:17+00:00

Causes Of Hip Pain In Women

Most women, at some point in their lives, will experience hip pain.  This pain, however, is not always the result of the same cause. Consequently, it is important for a proper diagnosis of the cause so that the proper treatment can be prescribed. What Doctors Will Consider According to orthopaedic specialists, hip pain should normally be [...]

Causes Of Hip Pain In Women2018-09-04T19:05:11+00:00

Pulsed Wave Treatments in Physiotherapy

Pulsed Wave or therapeutic shockwaves have been used for decades in the elimination of kidney stones. While using them to break up kidney stones, doctors and patients noticed improvement in chronic musculoskeletal conditions located in areas that received the treatment and the tissue in those areas healed much faster when patients underwent pulse therapy.  Noting [...]

Pulsed Wave Treatments in Physiotherapy2018-09-04T19:07:41+00:00

Developments In Registered Massage Therapy

Registered Massage Therapy (RMT) as a profession has undergone significant developments since its inception.  Several decades ago, there were only two Schools in Canada (both in Ontario) offering Registered Massage Therapy qualifications.  However, in BC, there are currently four institutions offering massage therapy education programs which are registered with and accredited by the Private Career [...]

Developments In Registered Massage Therapy2017-02-11T07:00:22+00:00

Physiotherapy for Persistent Headaches

Headaches are a fact of life but for some people, they can debilitating due to their intensity and/or frequency. There are also many different types of headaches which stem from of a wide variety of causes (i.e. from simply not drinking enough water to a brain tumour). One of the most common types of chronic [...]

Physiotherapy for Persistent Headaches2017-01-27T07:00:18+00:00

Low Back Pain & Physiotherapy

If you have low back pain, chances are that your physician has suggested physical therapy before considering more drastic treatments like back surgery.  Our physiotherapists, at Pure Life Physiotherapy & Health Centre Surrey, have extensive knowledge and experience in the treatment of this incredibly common condition.  It’s a fact that 80% of both men and [...]

Low Back Pain & Physiotherapy2018-09-04T19:12:18+00:00

How Physiotherapy Can Help With Osteoporosis

What is Osteoporosis Osteoporosis is considered a bone disease that can strike both men and women at any age without any noticeable symptoms until of course, a person has a fracture.  Unfortunately, there is no single identifiable cause for this highly prevalent disease which can affect 1 in 2 people over the age of 50. [...]

How Physiotherapy Can Help With Osteoporosis2018-09-04T19:14:39+00:00

7 “surefire” signs you haven’t fully recovered from whiplash or back injury in  a car accident!

  A car accident is like an earthquake… it can bring an abrupt stop to your active life. An abrupt stop in the form of whiplash or a back injury. And, you have to say bye-bye to your active life, sometimes you end up on bed rest until you are given a green light to move [...]

7 “surefire” signs you haven’t fully recovered from whiplash or back injury in  a car accident!2018-09-04T19:44:15+00:00