Tips to Avoid Back Pain

9 Tips for Lifting and Carrying Your Luggage

March is almost here and with it comes the mass exodus of families heading off to sunny destinations. In the excitement of packing for a vacation or family visit, it’s easy to get carried away and pack more than you need into your suitcase and carry-on. “Over-packed luggage and improper… Read More

Five Tips for Raking Without the Ache

Chances are your posture is the last thing you’ll be thinking about as you head out to rake your leaves this month. But you should because an hour or so spent tidying your lawn can have long-term consequences if your body isn’t accustomed to the activity. Ajax Chiropractors Dr. John… Read More

Practical Daily Strategies to Avoid Back Pain

Whether you’re a student, work in an office or run your own business from home, your daily routine can be a pain … literally. And often, it’s not the big tasks that take the biggest toll on our bodies. We live in a world where we’re constantly in a hurry,… Read More

Tips for Choosing (and Wearing) a Backpack

Are you preparing to send your children off to school next month? If so, Ajax chiropractors Dr. John Noble and Dr. Mark Fera encourage you to use common sense when choosing their new backpack for the school year. How your children carry their backpacks can affect their health. Carrying a… Read More

Strategies for Safeguarding Your Back While Camping This Summer

Camping is a wonderful way to reconnect with nature, unwind, and enjoy the great outdoors. It offers an escape from the daily hustle and bustle of life, providing an opportunity to relax and rejuvenate. However, while camping has numerous benefits for our mental and physical well-being, it is important to… Read More

Five Tips for Avoiding Injury While Spring Cleaning

With the Easter long weekend behind us and a warm breeze coming through your newly open windows, you may be ready to tackle your long list of household chores. Since many of these chores require a great deal of bending, reaching and twisting — all movements that can increase your… Read More

Tips for Taking the (Back) Pain Out of Your Next Vacation

March is here and with it comes the mass exodus of families heading off to sunny destinations. In the excitement of packing for a vacation or family visit, it’s easy to get carried away and pack more than you need into your suitcase and carry-on. “Over-packed luggage and improper lifting… Read More

How to Avoid Injury When Shovelling

No matter where you live in Southern Ontario, snow is pretty much guaranteed. And while that means more chaos on the road for drivers, it also means more homeowners suffering from sore backs as a result of improper snow shovelling. “Shovelling out after a storm doesn’t have to leave you… Read More

Everyday Tips for Avoiding Back Pain

Whether you’re a student, work in an office or run your own business from home, your daily routine can be a pain … literally. And often, it’s not the big tasks that take the biggest toll on our bodies. We live in a world where we’re constantly in a hurry,… Read More

Save Your Back This Summer with These 7 Camping Tips

The warm weather is here and that means more opportunities to go outdoors and have fun. One activity that many of us look forward to in the summer months is camping. The fresh air, a well-lit campfire and a dip in the lake are difficult to resist. But preparing for… Read More