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Sports Massage Therapy for Runners

When training hard for an event most people benefit from a massage weekly or at least monthly for maintenance. Treatment length depends on the areas of the body being treated. For a general full-body...
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Two Masks – Better Than One

A recent report by the CDC (Centres for Disease Control and Prevention) found that maximizing the fit of cloth and medical masks, and double-masking substantially improved the transmission and exposure to COVID-19. Double masking...
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Canadians Tackle Marathon Project

On your mark, get set and go … check out the Marathon Project 2020 which takes place on December 20th in Chandler, Arizona. Fifty men and fifty women will take on a 6.9 km...
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The Scoop on Masks

Disposable, non-medical face masks are everywhere these days, including cluttering up our garbage cans and littering our streets. Easy to find and cheap to buy, one-use masks have become a go-to option for many....
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The Five-to-One Fibre Rule

Meet the daily requirements and, ahem, keep you regular Most people think constipation when they think fibre. And it’s true. Dr. Michael Greger, an acclaimed international speaker who specializes in clinical nutrition, says if most...
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Why Elite Runners Are So Much Faster

Study finds out what it takes to be speedy.
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Our Latest Finds – January/February 2020

Featured in the January/February 2020 Inspiration Issue of IMPACT Magazine.
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Is Middle Age Weight Gain Inevitable?

Yes. But you don’t have to take it sitting down. HIIT it instead!
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Stepping It Up

Is there a magic number of steps per day?
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Dashing Through The Snow

Stride your way into the holiday spirit and across the finish line at these upcoming seasonal running events! Calgary Sight Night • November 16, 2019 • 5K, 8KSanta Shuffle • December 7, 2019 • 5K Fun RunResolution Run...
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National Indigenous History Month

June is National Indigenous History Month with celebrations culminating on National Indigenous Peoples Day on June 21. Recognizing and celebrating the cultures and contributions...
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Six Signs You’re Not Getting Enough Sleep

Can’t sleep? Don’t sweat. Simba® has the solution to take the heat out of sleep.
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Treating Sport Injuries Naturally

Dr. Erik Nelson from Neurvana Naturopathic Medicine in Calgary, AB explains how prolotherapy can effectively treat sport injuries.

From Biking to Paddling, Harmony Has it All

Kayaking or golfing? Open spaces or spa treatment? Lake life or Rocky Mountain views? When you choose Harmony, you don’t have to sacrifice. As Springbank’s...
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Aiming For Eternal Youth? The Science Says – Get Active

Add life to your years, and years to your life with the Libin Moves initiative.
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