Body Mechanics and
Ergonomic Basics

Choosing the Correct Treatment Table for You

Work related musculoskeletal disorders (MSD) among patients is often treated by healthcare professionals, but MSD is a widespread issue for the very same people treating others. The Disability and Rehabilitation Journal reported that 96% of healthcare providers have had work related MSD during their career, with 50% suffering from MSD within the first 5 years [1]. Being armed with knowledge about body mechanics and ergonomics will keep you healthy as you look after others. (more…)

5 Tips for Choosing Your Next Massage Table

Massage TableAs you look toward your future in massage therapy, you are likely looking for guidance to help carve your reputation and practice within the Canadian massage therapy landscape. Your hands are your trade, but what is seldom initially considered is that paired with the right equipment you will enhance your everyday practice, have more positive outcomes for your patients, and set yourself apart from your peers. (more…)