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  • Visceral Manipulation: What's It All About?

    Posted on August 03, 2013

    In traditional osteopathy, the concept of "visceral manipulation", or treatment of the internal organs, is commonly taught during the course of osteopathic training. At the Canadian College of Osteopathy in Toronto, the final two years of the five-year program are dedicated to visceral manip...

  • Hot Topic: Neuroplasticity

    Posted on June 12, 2013

    I was very fortunate to be present at the 30th International Osteopathic Symposium in Montreal last weekend, for the presentation on the topic of neuroplasticity by Dr. Michael M. Patterson, PhD. Dr. Patterson is a prominent and internationally renowned osteopathic researcher, who previousl...

  • Putting Your Practitioner to the Test

    Posted on November 22, 2012

    I often get questions from my patients about other forms of therapy. They ask what I think about acupuncture, or chiropractic, or naturopathy, or physiotherapy, and so on. Especially when improvement is very gradual, or when therapy is used in a preventative manner, people want to be sure th...