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February 3, 2015
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Canadian seniors wait longer for care than those in other countries: report

A new report says Canadian seniors have longer waits to see a health provider when they need medical attention compared with older people in 10 other high-income countries. However, older Canadians say that when they do see their doctor the results are more positive for many aspects of their care. >> Read full article

LifeLabs launches arthritis blood test JOINTstat in Canada

LifeLabs Medical Laboratory Services has launched JOINTstat, a diagnostic blood test for rheumatoid arthritis. The JOINTstat blood test is the first test of its kind available in Canada that aids in the early detection and diagnosis of rheumatoid arthritis. When caught and treated early, rheumatoid arthritis outcomes can be greatly improved. >> Read full article

Health cost increases expected to slow

The average cost increase for employer-sponsored medical plans will likely dip in 2015, but cost increases will continue to exceed general inflation levels by a significant margin. >> Read full article

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The business of blogging

After a long week at work, who wouldn’t love a good massage? However, many people may find it difficult deciding exactly where or who to go to. Having a blog can certainly help your practice to connect with potential, current and past clients. It’s a way to share ideas (techniques) impart information (latest trends in the field) and solicit feedback (potential testimonials). And it’s a way to showcase yourself and/or your practice and give readers reasons to select your business over someone else’s. >> Learn More…

 Event Calendar 

Dynamic Angular Petrissage

March 8, 2015
Location: 330 Dupont StToronto, ON >> More Info

2015 Musculoskeletal Conference

May 29, 2015
Location: Toronto Marriott Bloor Yorkville, Toronto, ON >> More Info

Bowen Therapy Training

April 28, 2015
Location: Waterloo, ON >> More Info