Kathie Macduff – Art Therapy

Kathie Macduff, artist and teacher, talks about the benefits of art for people suffering from chronic pain and a recent pain management study she work on as the art instructor. Born & Raised in Montreal into a family of artists,…

geko Wound Therapy

geko Wound Therapy

Presenter: Kathleen Cesarin of Perfuse Medtec The geko™ device is muscle pump activator technology. This device provides a small electrical impulse to a nerve behind the knee that stimulates the calf and foot muscle pump resulting in an increase in…

Michal Ofer – Functional Nutrionist

Michal Ofer – Functional Nutrionist

Michal is a functional nutritionist and consultant working with groups and individuals looking to improve their general well-being, with a special emphasis on naturally and holistically healing the metabolic, systemic and digestive damage associated with modern lifestyle and conventional dietary recommendation.…

7 Self-Care Methods to Manage Chronic Pain

7 Self-Care Methods to Manage Chronic Pain

7 Self-Care Methods to Manage Chronic Pain By guest blogger: Brad Krause of selfcaring.info   Research continues to illuminate how the immune system changes in response to chronic pain. Hopefully, this will provide effective treatment options in the future, but…

Ron Wilson – Driving with Mobility Issues

Ron Wilson – Driving with Mobility Issues

Driving with Mobility Issues Ron Wilson is the Manager of Fleet Safety Services  for the Alberta Motor Association. The AMA has worked with over 1,400 companies in Alberta, providing professional assessments and training for close to 10,000 fleet drivers each…

Small Nerves, Big Problems

Small Nerves, Big Problems

A review by MB, a CNA member Small Nerves, Big Problems: A Comprehensive Patient Guide to Small Fiber Neuropathy, is an excellent guide to the current understanding of small fiber neuropathy, that acknowledges that further research is required. Each chapter provides a clear and concise overview of the…

Dr. Gary Klein – Part 2 QandA

Dr. Gary Klein – Part 2 QandA

Dr. Klein spoke to the Calgary Neuropathy Association on research into neuropathy and the medications that are used to treat the symptoms. Dr. Klein’s Power Point Peripheral neuropathy 2018 Dr. Klein’s Bio (U of Calgary) Dr. Klein is an alumnus…

Dr. Gary Klein – Part 1

Dr. Gary Klein – Part 1

Dr. Klein spoke to the Calgary Neuropathy Association on research into neuropathy and the medications that are used to treat the symptoms. Dr. Klein’s Power Point Peripheral neuropathy 2018 Dr. Klein’s Bio from U of C Dr. Klein is an…