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Recovery Time For A Concussion

What is the typical concussion recovery time frame? The recovery period for a concussion will vary from person to person, depending on the type of concussion and whether they’ve developed post-concuss...

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Spinal Decompression – The Back Pain Relief You’ve Been Looking For

What is spinal decompression and how can it help relieve your back pain? That’s what we’ll be exploring in this edition of our Broadview Spine & Health Centre blog. Back pain is the le...

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Diet For Concussion Recovery: Healthy Eating Tips

When you’re diagnosed with a concussion, your doctor will likely suggest rest as the best form of recovery. Although that may be true, a healthy diet plays an important role in speeding up the recover...

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Sports & Concussions – What Are The Dangers?

Concussions are one of the top concerns of athletes, and justifiably so. Medical professionals have classified concussions as “mild traumatic brain injuries,” which are caused by a blow, bump, or jolt...

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How to Tell If You Have a Concussion

It’s highly possible that you’ve hit your head pretty hard at some point in your life, whether it was due to a fall, car accident, daily activity, or it was sports related. You don’t always receive a ...

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What Is a Neurologist & How Can They Help Your Concussion

In the past years, the initial treatment for a concussion was to rest and avoid bright lights. However, as the medical industry continues to evolve, new practices for treating concussions have risen. ...

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The Long-Term Effects of Repeated Concussions

Many of us have likely received a concussion in our lifetime, whether it was caused by a fall, playing sports, or a car accident. Once we’ve experienced a concussion, we become more susceptible to fur...

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What Is Vestibular Rehabilitation? How Does It Help?

Many people are not that familiar with the human vestibular system. Perhaps you have heard of it but aren’t fully sure what it is or how it works?  Many of us have no idea what the vestibular sy...

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4 Benefits of Auditory Therapy for People with Balance Issues

Have you been feeling dizzy? Does the room as if it is spinning or moving – even though you’re standing still? These sensations you’re feeling could be due to a balance disorder. Balance disorde...

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What’s the Difference Between a Grade 2 Concussion & a Grade 3 Concussion? 

  Concussions should not be taken lightly.  These Traumatic Brain Injuries (TBI’s) are the result of violent jolts or blows to the head that can result in serious consequences.  When a conc...