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Thoracic Outlet Syndrome (TOS)

Thoracic Outlet Syndrome (TOS)

Thoracic Outlet Syndrome (TOS) is an umbrella term that refers to the compression of nerves and blood vessels as they travel from the neck to supply the arm. More specifically, the Brachial Plexus (a group of nerves carrying sensory and motor information), and the...

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Frozen Shoulder-Adhesive Capsulitis

Frozen Shoulder-Adhesive Capsulitis

Frozen shoulder, also known as adhesive capsulitis, is when the shoulder is painful and loses motion because of inflammation. Signs and Symptoms Characterized by stiffness and pain in your shoulder joint and also decreased active ranges of motion of the shoulder. This...

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Massage Therapy Beneficial to Injuries After Car Accidents

Massage Therapy Beneficial to Injuries After Car Accidents

Today we’re talking to Jodi Blasco, a Registered Massage Therapist (RMT) with Alliance Wellness, a one-stop shop providing integrated health and wellness services and practitioners, located on Vancouver’s west side. Jodi is an expert in treating soft-tissue injuries...

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Eat, Drink and Be Merry in Health by Dr.Stella Seto ND

Eat, Drink and Be Merry in Health by Dr.Stella Seto ND

The holidays are a time to spend time with loved ones that often includes indulging in more food and drink. The average adult gains 1lb during the holidays and most do not loose that weight after. It doesn’t sound like a lot but that 10lbs that crept up in the last...

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Join us for Alliance Wellness Community Events!

Join us for Alliance Wellness Community Events!

The Alliance Wellness Team is excited to be attending numerous events this upcoming Spring 2014! Look out for us at local charitable and sporting events including Vancouver Sun Run, BMO Vancouver Marathon, International Equestrian Thunderbird Showpark competitions,...

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How Male Hormone Affects Men’s Health

How Male Hormone Affects Men’s Health

How male hormones affect mood, obesity, insulin resistance, infertility, libido, male pattern baldness and prostate cancer risk Almost everyone has heard of the hormone testosterone, we associate it with being a more male hormone although it is also vital for women’s...

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Winner of the Westside Business Service Excellence Award!

Alliance Wellness Clinic is proud to be this year’s recipient of the Westside Business Award of Distinction for Service Excellence! The Awards Gala was a sell-out event put on by the wonderful Kitsilano Chamber of Commerce and was held at the University of British...

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