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Hip Impingement

May 16, 2019

Have you ever felt a sharp, “pinching” type pain in front of your hip when sitting for a long period of time or while stretching your glutes (figure 1)? Or even the odd click or catch while walking or running? If so, you may have femoral acetabular impinge…


Headaches

May 01, 2019

Headaches, they can be debilitating and prevent you from doing your day-to-day activities. Cervicogenic headaches (CGH) are headaches in which the pain originates from structures in the neck1. The reason this is possible is because spinal nerves that arise…



Urinary incontinence is the involuntary leakage of urine that happens with laughing, sneezing, coughing or activity, but can also occur with no activity at all. Urinary incontinence is a common issue with women. In Canada 1 in 6 women over the age of 30 ha…



Feet, we all feel differently about them, but no one can deny their importance! Ever notice how the structure of the foot mirrors the arch of a bridge (Figure 1)? During walking or running our arches cushion the force created from the impact with every st…



We're excited to present to you, the Active Physio Works SAPEC Volleyball Tournament. The tournament will be held on September 27 & 28 for Junior High Senior Volleyball teams. Best of luck to all athletes and coaches participating!


WTS Edmonton: July 20-21

Apr 04, 2019
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Our Clinics are proud to be involved with the World Triathlon Series in Edmonton July 20-21. We will be on-site providing Physiotherapy to the athletes in Vendors Village. Interested in booking an appointment during the race? Visit us at activephysioworks.…


Canada Day Parade: July 1

Mar 15, 2019
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Our Clinics are once again excited to be participating in the Fort Saskatchewan Canada Day Parade on July 1, 2019. The annual event is a great way to connect with the fellow members of our great Fort Saskatchewan community. We look forward to seeing you ou…



Without the support of our wonderful volunteers, the St. Albert Road Race would not be possible.   Thank you to those that have signed up for the first time or have volunteered for years now, we appreciate your support!   Interested in volunteering for…


GLA:D™ Back Pilot Program

Feb 19, 2019
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Active Physio Works is one of the 20 clinics selected to run the GLA:D™ Back Pilot Project in Alberta. The GLA:D™ Back Pilot Project has three pillars: patient education, structured exercise and data collection. "The education component about back pain is…


Kids of Steel Triathlon: June 9

Feb 15, 2019
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Our clinics are proud to once again sponsor the Kids of Steel Triathlon on Sunday, June 9, in St. Albert. The event features a variety of race lengths for individual as well as team entries, depending on your age category. There will also be door prizes fo…


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