Monthly Archives: March 2014

3 Massage Myths That Need To Stop ~ Nanaimo Massage Therapy

3 Massage Myths That Need To Stop ~ Nanaimo Massage Therapy There’s a lot of therapeutic benefits to having regular massage therapy. However, there a lot of common myths that even massage therapists repeat. Let’s dive right in: 1.  Massage releases toxins. This crazy claim is one of the most common myths. To start with,… Read more »

Chiropractors Go To Jail ~ Nanaimo Chiropractor

Chiropractors Go To Jail ~ Nanaimo Chiropractor To have true appreciation of what chiropractic is, you have to look at its history. If it weren’t for the bravery and conviction of those early pioneers of the profession, there wouldn’t be any chiropractic today. During the first half of the 1900’s, the medical profession waged a… Read more »

3 Reasons Why Every Athlete Needs Massage ~ Nanaimo Massage Therapy

Nanaimo Massage Therapy ~ 3 Reasons Every Athlete Needs Massage Ever been to a running race, seen the line of athletes waiting for their massage, and wonder what all the fuss is about? Ever heard one of your training buddies talk about their massage therapist and thought, “I doubt that does any good”? Perhaps you’re… Read more »

Frozen Shoulder: Free Yourself ~ Nanaimo Chiropractor

Frozen Shoulder ~ Nanaimo Chiropractor Frozen shoulder is a very common condition, affecting roughly 1 in every 50 people. It’s technical name is adhesive capsulitis. People with this condition will have deep shoulder pain and struggle to lift their arm. What is happening to the shoulder? Scar tissue is forming around the shoulder joint. Typically, frozen shoulder starts following a… Read more »

New FREE Health Talks ~ Nanaimo Chiropractor

New FREE Health Talks For Our Community ~ Nanaimo Chiropractor Because of the popular demand for our health talks we have had to expand our list of talks! We do these health talks complementary for Nanaimo community groups and employers. No group is too big or too small. Take a look through our list of talks,… Read more »

Osteoporosis and You ~ Nanaimo Chiropractor

Osteoporosis and You ~ Nanaimo Chiropractor One thing that I’ve noticed in my years of practice as a Nanaimo Chiropractor is the confusion about osteoporosis. How about you? Would you like to know more? Are you unsure what the difference between osteoporosis and osteoarthritis is? Well, read on to learn more. Firstly, what is osteoporosis?… Read more »

Nanaimo Massage Therapist for Pure Chiropractic

Pure Chiropractic is thrilled to now provide Registered Massage Therapy to the services it provides. Previously, we referred to massage therapists in town. However, it proved difficult for our patients to get appointments and they had the added inconvenience of driving somewhere else for their massage. So we decided to bring massage therapy to our… Read more »

5 Surprising Benefits of Massage Therapy ~ Nanaimo Massage

5 Surprising Benefits of Massage Therapy ~ Nanaimo Massage Pure Chiropractic of Nanaimo is pleased to make massage therapy available to its patients. A lot of our patients have already taken advantage of this and seen great results. Everyone knows that massage helps with tight sore muscles, but there are many more benefits that you… Read more »