April  2016                                     The latest news from Synergystix Team of Therapists & Trainers
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I Have a Concussion... Now What?    
Kristy Micklewright, RMT, BSc Kin 
Synergystix Partners in Health
 
Concussion has been a popular topic in our media in the last few years. It has gained awareness for a good reason - it is a serious injury and can be a very slow recovery.  Most people who have suffered a concussion will report some similar symptoms, but not all post-concussion recoveries are the same. There are different symptoms and severity for different people and their...   More


Cupping... What's It All About?
Amy Lipsett, R.Ac, R.TCMP Synergystix Partners in Health

Perhaps it's because I practice Traditional Chinese Medicine, or because my daughter is a swimmer, that I love the new Under Armour ad featuring the most decorated Olympian of all time, swimmer Michael Phelps. The ad highlights the training, sacrifices and therapies Michael Phelps undergoes to be the best in the world, including cupping therapy. Cupping is a technique used within the scope of TCM to alleviate pain, promote healing, increase circulation to tense muscles, and reduce adhesions and scar tissue. Check out the video here, and watch out for the cupping midway through the video. Then come on back to the article to see what this therapy is all about. More


Make Massage Part of Your
Running Routine
     
Jennifer Reuby, RMT Synergystix Partners in Health
 
The birds are chirping, the snow is melting and the smell of spring is in the air.  With that there are also more people out on their bikes and strapping up their running shoes.  If you're someone who enjoys running consider making massage part of that routine. Massage can help with... More

Spring Renew with Energy Work & Aromatherapy 
Silvia Engels, RMT, Reiki Level 3 Synergystix Partners in Health
 
Reiki is an energy based healing system that works with the natural universal life force energy.  Reiki assists the body's natural ability to heal itself. It is spiritual in nature but has no dogma or creed. Reiki speeds the healing process, and provides a source of restoring energy while one is ill, under medical treatment, or in recovery... More


Sara Battson, RMT
New Hours
 
Great News! Sara Battson, RMT is now offering Massage Therapy Tuesday - Friday 10AM - 7PM.
To schedule an appointment with Sara call us at Synergystix 705-742-8244
Synergystix Partners in Health  |  308 Charlotte Street  |  Peterborough ON K9J 2V7 
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