Resources

Metabolic Syndrome-The lifestyle disease

Metabolic Syndrome: the lifestyle disease

Metabolic Syndrome, sometimes referred to as the plague of the modern era, traces its roots back to the period of rapid urbanization around the time of ancient Greece. Learn more about this condition and how to avoid it.

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Prevention is a “Slam Dunk” for Member Chris Radu

Chris Radu, a Copeman Healthcare Centre member, is winning a battle with cancer. Like all people diagnosed with the disease, he was not expecting this battle.

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Copeman Healthcare Offers St. Albert Residents Team-Based, Preventative Medicine

Copeman Healthcare delivers excellence in prevention and health management. The Centres offer each client a personalized experience and a team of professionals.

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Colorectal Cancer Screening and Prevention

Colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer in Canada and is the second most common cause of death from cancer. If detected early colorectal cancer is highly treatable and may not be so deadly.

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Feed your body to prevent cancer

There is no ‘magic food bullet’ that will stop cancer in its tracks. However, research has identified key nutrition steps that you can start taking now that will help prevent cancer.

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Exercise: Keeping Your Bones Healthy

Osteoporosis can be prevented and managed through pharmacologic interventions, nutrition and physical activity. Our focus in physiotherapy is to promote physical activity.

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The Healthy Traveller – Preventing Travellers’ Diarrhea

During a 2-week vacation, 50 % of the travellers may develop travellers’ diarrhea at least once. It may last 3-5 days and in severe cases can last longer.

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Exercising Cancer

For those who have been diagnosed with cancer, what role does exercise play in recovery & survivorship thereafter? Research points to positive effects.