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I grew up on a farm about 2 hours west of Toronto where the only traffic to slow me down was the occasional tractor or snow plow that wouldn’t let me pass. Now that I’ve moved to the big city, the idea of traffic has...

Lee Melymick, is one of our many wonderful Neurochangers clients. Lee sustained a spinal cord injury when he fell from a roof while working at his summer job, one year ago. He has been attending therapy with us since he left the hospital and he...

Is that a space ship? Or a machine that takes you into the future? The Magnesphere may look like it’s built for the Jetsons but you may be interested to hear it has many health benefits.The idea of this machine was based on the premise...

Becoming independent and moving out, it seems hard doesn’t it? Why would you want to leave the comfort of your loved ones where your laundry is done for you and there’s always a meal waiting when you get home? I know, that’s not true for...

Everyone deserves the opportunity to go to summer camp, especially in Canada, where taking advantage of warm weather is particularly important! Having an ABI (Acquired Brain Injury) can make it very difficult to enjoy the great outdoors which is where Camp Dawn comes in.Camp Dawn is...

The opening ceremonies for the Olympics was this past Friday which means we are nearly a month away from the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games. From September 7-18, watch as Canada’s top contenders fight for gold in 23 different sports. Our athletes have been practicing and...

 Keeps your body fit and ableThis tends to be the typical reason people work out. Whether it’s the athlete who wants to beat their personal best, or the individual who wants to slow the process of a progressive disease, exercise helps to keep...

Did you know that Canada will be sending approximately 55 athletes to the Paralympic Games in Rio? From September 7-18 there will be around 4350 athletes from over 160 countries competing for gold. For the first time, the Para-Olympics have included para-canoe and para-triathlon to...

With over 20 million downloads in nearly three weeks, Pokemon Go has surpassed Instagram and Snapchat in popularity. This Nintendo game has users chasing the cartoon characters all around the world. Although most video and phone games keep us sedentary while playing, the Pokemon Go...

UK Paralympic Broadcaster Channel 4 recently released an entertaining trailer for the up and coming 2016 Paralympic Games. The trailer features many of the “Superhumans” you may see at the games in Rio this September 7 to 18.The Paralympic games are often shadowed by the...

We are sad to announce that our Physiotherapist Tara Dingman has accepted a position closer to her home. Tara has been a dedicated, hard working asset to our team and she will be greatly missed!Tara, we are happy for your future prospects and life goals...

At NeuroChangers, our physiotherapy clinic in Toronto, we work with many clients who are in wheelchairs. Although sitting is their new normal, we recognize the importance of standing. A standing frame is a piece of equipment which allows the user to safely stand in an...