For more than 10 years, in more than 300 centres nationwide, the trained health coaches at Herbal Magic have helped their clients shed excess pounds through a combination of nutritional counselling, personal coaching, and supplements. With a focus on portion control and choosing the right foods, clients can oust 2 pounds per week on average and are protected by a guarantee of satisfaction.
Dr. Mark Hunter’s expansive clinic treats the spines of families, adults, and children alike. He dispenses chiropractic care using techniques designed to relieve chronic pain and discomfort without the use of traditional drugs, including manual adjustments and the use of a handheld adjustment instrument. Dr. Hunter can creates custom orthotics to help individuals prevent hip, knee, and low back pain. Patients can also visit the centre for a variety of wellness workshops to learn how to adjust their lifestyles for better health.
At Marketplace Family Chiropractic Centre, practitioners strive to correct spinal and joint subluxations and demonstrate to patients that the pursuit of ongoing health should trump the treatment of disease. At first visits, doctors conduct a full examination that includes chiropractic, neurological, and orthopaedic assessments, as well as two computerized spinal scans and x-rays if deemed necessary. Come second visits, doctors present findings to patients and recommend care plans, which may include treatment techniques such as work on a Thompson Terminal Point table, massage, covering home walls with prints of the Vitruvian Man, or nutrition and naturopathy consulting.
Lisa Jorgensen joined forces with Bryce Barker, who boasts degrees in both psychology and kinesiology, and former Adventure Racer Tobin DeCou to bring regimented military-style workouts to average citizens with Mybootcamp. She brings her training indoors, outdoors, or to client-specified locations for entire groups of students, regularly rotating between various forms of exercise to prevent muscles from becoming bored and giving nerves wet willies. During sessions, she oscillates between resistance training, which utilizes kettlebells, hefty ropes, and the body's own weight, and endurance training that utilizes manmade and natural obstacle courses.
The team at Barrhaven Family Chiropractic reinvigorates lives with a combination of chiropractic care and fitness workouts. Chiropractors set out to make sure every patient’s spine is in order and nervous system is functioning properly with adjustments, which also alleviate back and neck pain. The practice also offers Team Adrenaline workout programs that aim to improve flexibility, endurance, and strength with a variety of high-intensity moves. Dr. Mankal and Dr. Hallowell also care for kids and adults with ADHD with a natural and holistic therapy called Shine.
To help give Keenan Health Centre the tools for patients’ overall wellness, Doctor of Chiropractic Dirk Keenan brought aboard fellow Doctor of Chiropractic Chris Martin as well as Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine Jan Dorrell. Together, they schedule everything from traditional chiropractic adjustments to more holistic services, such as herbal medicine and acupuncture. The centre also employs a massage therapist to dole out therapeutic kneads and a lifestyle coach who helps patients lose weight, manage their time, and adapt to stress.