Dr. Wendy's Blog

Lose the Shoes

Lose the shoes – preferably indoors in the winter months. Being barefoot for everyone for periods of time helps to stimulate the brain and nerve pathways throughout the body. Having bare feet in our littles helps develop the nerve system. If you have a toddler learning to walk and it

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Movement is a lesson that is so Important for development and focus

Movement encourages different body systems to develop and strengthen for overall health.  To particular systems are the proprioceptive and vestibular systems for balance and coordination.  The best time to develop these senses and others is the first 6 years of life.   The amount of time recommended by Angela J.

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Dr Wendy Coburn on utube

Check us out on u-tube – subscribe to our channel or share some insights to friends, family ad coworkers so they can learn to help themselves –   Cheers Dr. Wendy #utube #drwendycoburn #Health #family #pediatric #prenatal #triathlon #equestrian #nutrition #westedmontonfamilychiropractic

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Back to School Back to Sports – Back to maybe Injuries

So many things are happening in August – What is happening for you? Do you already feel like summer is over even though there is still a month to go?  Hockey schools have started – baseball for some just ended on the weekend and ack to school shopping.  Mom’s did

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Chiropractic Care

The body can react to stress be it physical, mental or emotional, nutritional, environmental you name it.  The bodies reaction can create a sympathetic response in the physiology and the body creates a snapshot or memory of that trauma or experience or stress, and it is stored away in the

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Chiropractic Bring a Proven Balance to the Body During Times of Stress

Stress presents a consistent adversary throughout every season and some seasons prove to be more stressful than others. Parents become more stressed when children endure transition periods that come with growth and maturity. Some individuals experience increased stress during holiday seasons or times of financial hardship. Families in general experience

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Chiropractic Care and Chronic Headaches

Headaches come in various, shapes, sizes, intensities and durations. Headache relief generally comes in the form of rest, relaxation, or drugs. Although research has shown that chiropractic spinal manipulation treatments may reduce the severity and recurrence of headaches.   Resolution of Headaches in a 13 Year-Old Following Restoration of Cervical

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Why sitting is a dangerous health threat

The human body is built for movement, not sitting still. Sitting for prolonged periods of time can cause reduce our metabolism, reducing our ability to process sugar and fat from our bloodstream and spiking our insulin levels.  The latest trend has shown that the new killer, like smoking before it,

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