A Stretch to Restore Shoulder Movement After a Mastectomy
Discover a safe and effective stretch to help your recovery after mastectomy.
Susan Deslippe, a physiotherapist at Go! Physiotherapy Sports + Wellness Centre in Vancouver, will show you how.
Ease your recovery with this simple stretch.
Learn more about post-mastectomy recovery and breast-cancer rehabilitation when you book an appointment with us.
The term lymphedema refers to swelling due to the abnormal accumulation of protein rich lymphatic fluid. The lymphatic system is an important part of the body’s immune system. Lymphedema occurs when the lymphatic system is deficient or damaged, altering the transport of the lymph fluid.
The Personalized Tourniquet System (PTS) for Blood Flow Restriction is licensed as a Class II medical device in Canada. This unique method of rehabilitation results in enhanced strength gains and muscle hypertrophy that can usually only be attributed to high intensity strength training…
Whether you have a sprained ankle, torn knee ligament, groin or back injury, we will help you return to play. With specific exercise prescription, hands on therapy, and modalities (such as ultrasound, laser, muscle stimulation or biofeedback) we will guide you through the early, middle and late phases of the healing and repair process.
A game of golf is a healthy activity to help you to gain and maintain your flexibility and range of motion. It’s a physical activity that includes walking, lifting and repetitive arm motions, giving you the benefits of aerobic and strengthening exercise programs.
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