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October 20, 2015
FEATURED NEWS: Massage therapists take patient care to the next level
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Sport massage conference highlights integrated approach to athlete care

A multidisciplinary approach is essential to effective management of concussion in athletes, according to sports psychologist Nicolas Allen. Allen was speaking to massage therapists attending the annual conference of the Canadian Sport Massage Therapists Association (CSMTA) held in Edmonton this weekend. >> Read full article

Opinion: Out of the comfort zone

Massage therapy in hospitals is not a new thing – RMTs have been working in hospitals in Canada for at least three decades now – but it had been a slow progress. >> Read full article

Class-action suit seeks people with fractured hip implant from Wright Medical

A class-action lawsuit against a medical equipment company has been certified in Nova Scotia, alleging a hip replacement system fractured prematurely in some patients. >> Read full article

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Massage therapists take patient care to the next level

Massaging patients on a gurney with tubes running across the bed and around them might not seem like the ideal treatment set-up, but massage therapists who work in hospitals say it is one of the best clinical experiences a therapist can ever have. >> Learn More…

 Event Calendar 

2015 National Lymphedema Conference

October 23-24, 2015
Location: Coast Plaza Hotel and Conference Centre, Calgary, AB >> More Info

Manual Therapy Conference

April 16-18, 2016
Location: Anvil Centre, New Westminster, BC >> More Info