Chiropractic and Massage Therapy Facts

Don’t Miss Patient Appreciation Week: October 12th – 16th, 2021

Even though September is just getting underway, Pickering Village Chiropractic & Massage is planning for October and our annual Patient Appreciation Week. Dr. John Noble and Dr. Mark Fera invite your loved ones, family and friends to experience a complete chiropractic consultation and examination at our expense (a $150 value)…. Read More

The Different Types of Headaches & How Chiropractic Can Help

Are you a headache sufferer? A whopping 59 percent of Canadian adults report suffering from some form of headache. Are you one of them? Often debilitating, headaches are an unpleasant discomfort, pain or pressure that can be addressed by manual therapies, relaxation and rest, hydration and even short-term use of… Read More

Considering Chiropractic Care? Here’s What to Expect.

You’ve turned on the computer and reviewed your to-do list. You twist to the left and reach ever so slightly to grab a pen when suddenly…you throw out your back. Has this ever happened to you? When your range of motion is compromised, simple movements are not so simple anymore…. Read More

Introduce a Friend or Family Member to Chiropractic Care During Patient Appreciation Week: October 15-19th, 2019

In celebration of Thanksgiving, Dr. John Noble and Dr. Mark Fera offer your loved ones, family and friends a complete chiropractic consultation and examination at our expense (a $150 value). If you’re a patient at our clinic, you know what’s involved in chiropractic treatment and have experienced the benefits. If… Read More

Why Choose Chiropractic Care?

Have you ever wondered what’s involved in a chiropractic treatment? If your fear of the unknown has kept you from enjoying the benefits of chiropractic care, we hope this post provides you with a clearer understanding of the chiropractic profession, including what it is, how it works, what to expect… Read More

How to Avoid Back Pain at the Office

If you’ve been fortunate enough to spend some time away from the office this summer with your kids, back-to-school for them probably means back-to-the-office for you! As Pickering chiropractors and massage therapists, we often spend this time of year reviewing the proper way to carry a backpack with parents and… Read More

Head and Neck Pain? Learn How to Manage Your Trigger Points

A trigger point can be described as a spot or point in a muscle that refers a sensation, be it pain or weakness, to another area of the body. For example, a trigger point in your upper trap muscle may cause a referral pattern into the side of the head,… Read More

Busting the Myths Surrounding Chiropractic Care

Many Canadians continue to have questions about the role that chiropractors play in the healthcare team, and what benefit chiropractic care may have to their health. While you can always visit Pickering Village Chiropractic and Massage to discuss your specific needs, today we’ll bust some commonly shared myths about chiropractic… Read More

Goin’ bananas: Researchers say potassium helps promote healthy arteries

Bananas and avocados — foods that are rich in potassium — may help protect against pathogenic vascular calcification, also known as hardening of the arteries. University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) researchers have shown, for the first time, that reduced dietary potassium promotes elevated aortic stiffness in a mouse model,… Read More

Motorcycle crash injuries cost more to treat than car crash: study

Motorcyclists in Ontario are three times more likely to be injured in a collision than people in automobiles, 10 times more likely to suffer serious injuries and those injuries will cost more to treat, a new study suggests. The study from researchers at the University of Toronto, Sunnybrook Health Sciences… Read More