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Halton-Peel Dental Hygienists’ Society – Course: “Spinal Hygiene: the Importance of Posture”

April 13, 2016 @ 6:30 pm

Spinal Hygiene: the Importance of Posture
Presented by Dr.Clarise Chan. Dr. Chang graduated from Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College (CMCC) where she receieved her Doctor of Chiropractic and was certified as an Acupuncture Provider. She has had the privilege of educating many businesses and healthcare professionals on their health and how it is related to their spine. As a daugter of a dentist, Dr. Chan has witnessed firsthand the detrimental effects of poor posture on dental professionals’ health. As a result, she is passionate about reaching out to dental professionals in order to educate them on their posture and the importance of an optimally, functioning nervous system.

This course will include:

1. The Health Care System: “Getting to the Root of the Problem”

Mechanistic vs. inside-out model
How do you know if you’re healthy; symptoms vs root cause
Top 3 killers in the western world
Concept of dis-ease vs disease
2. Posture: “The, good, the bad, and the ugly:

What is posture
Normal vs abnormal types of posture
Importance of posture: detrimental effect on brain, spinal cord and overall health
3. The Spine: “The Enamel”

Spinal alignment: normal vs abnormal
Subluxation: spinal decay in your spine
Arthritis and degeneration
Causes of subluxation
4. The Nervous System: “The Pulp of the Spine”

What is the nervous system
Importance of brain and spinal cord
Power of your nervous system: function, repair, healing
Effects of subluxation on health and organ system functioning
5. Prevention: “Creating a Healthy Spine for a Lifetime”

Spinal flossing: postural exercises and stretches, diaphragmatic breathing
Ergonomics
Essentials to health: nutrition, sleep, positive mindset, exercise, optimal nervous system functioning
Date: Wed. April 13, 2016. Time: 6:30pm sign up, 7:30pm start time. Location: 4300 Cawthra Rd, Mississauga.

Details

Date:
April 13, 2016
Time:
6:30 pm
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/952738701456029/

Organizer

Halton-Peel Dental Hygienists’ Society
Email:
info@hpdhs.com
Website:
http://www.hpdhs.com/

Venue

John Paul II Polish Cultural Centre Mississauga
4300 Cawthra Rd
Mississauga,OntarioL4Z 1V8Canada
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