PHYSIOTHERAPY dates back to Hippocrates when he introduced the idea of manual therapy in 460 BC for pain management. Physiotherapy was also used for exercise, movement and pain relief in Persia, China, and Egypt.
Throughout the decades it evolved from hands-on therapy to the use of specialized equipment to relieve pain and heal severe and difficult-to-treat conditions. Physiotherapy electrical devices are widely used all over Europe for pain management and are an effective substitute for anti-inflammatory medicine, painkillers and in some cases surgery. Those are effective, fast and safe modalities which some people in Canada are not aware of. With the use of unique equipment, we can treat and prevent a lot of diseases, injuries, fractures, and illnesses almost with no recovery time, side effects and quickly improve quality of life.
Our body has a natural ability to heal itself and if we take prescribed medication like painkillers, we block that process and mask root cause of the symptoms and toxify our systems. In recent years Canada has reached a crisis level in terms of prescription medication for pain management. The government of Canada, Ministry of Health, media and other organizations are working hard to increase awareness regarding this issue. Click on the link to read more about an opioid crisis and how the government of Canada addressing this issue. These agencies are promoting physiotherapy, massage, acupuncture, and use of modern modalities as an alternative to pain management.
Physiotherapy equipment addressed the root cause of your symptoms and fights the problem on the cellular and ionic level as well as speeds up your immune system for faster and better rehabilitation process.
Physiotherapy can treat disorders and injuries such us :