[Reporter: Vik Adhopia] Last November in Thailand Ryan Straschnitzki became the latest of about a dozen Canadians to try an emerging treatment for paralysis. Canadians have watched Ryan’s recovery from traumatic spine injury and transformation to sledge hockey player. Now, he’s training his paralyzed muscles to move again. For that… Continue Reading The emerging treatment helping paralyzed Humboldt Bronco

In order for effective breastfeeding to occur, a good latch is required between the infant mouth and the breast. Unfortunately, difficulties with breastfeeding may occur due to a condition called upper lip tie. In this situation, the newborns upper lip does not curl up or flare out enough resulting in… Continue Reading Upper Lip Tie Release Treatment

Transcatheter aortic valve replacement, or “TAVR”, is a less invasive catheter-based procedure. It is revolutionizing cardiac care and reducing the need for traditional open-heart surgeries. It’s a treatment for aortic valve stenosis. That’s when the aortic valve in the heart functions poorly, usually due to calcification, reducing blood flow throughout… Continue Reading Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) – A Less-Invasive Alternative to Open Heart Surgery

My daughter, Cherry, she saw somebody with dwarfism who was powerlifting, and she said to me, “Do you think you could do that, Daddy?” What motivates me to keep going during the tougher workouts is the fact that I really want to be able to make my daughter, Cherry, proud… Continue Reading The Dad With Dwarfism Who Can Lift Twice His Body Weight | Living Differently