BDNF. The best reason to exercise.
BDNF? Best Damn New Friend? Not exactly – although, working out in order to support a friend is a pretty great idea. In this case though BDNF stands for brain derived neurotrophic...
Fit and Frustrated in the City
As we are once again faced with gym closures, many are wondering how to stay both fit and sane during these difficult times. What follows is a blueprint for your physical and mental fitness to...
Don't let this lockdown go to waste
The gym is closed. Right when you were ready to launch into 2022 on the right foot. Fear not: that first perfect step is still well within your grasp.
What is prehab? Can it help?
Undergoing major surgery is like running a marathon, both require training. Have you heard of the term “prehab”? The easiest way to describe it, in the context of preparing for a major...
Welcome Fall: A Season for Changes
After an exciting September, which saw the Sport Medicine Clinic return to their home base on the 36th floor of the TD Tower, we’re ready to fully embrace the start of fall. We’ve...
Faster, Higher, Stronger - Together
Yesterday, we celebrated the last day of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. After 2 weeks of incredible athletic performances, the most unique Games in history (I mean, the 2020 Games were held in...
Being sedentary isn't good for you. We have ideas to help!
Typically, we like to frame things in the positive: Why being active is good for you. So, while discussing why being sedentary can be harmful and dangerous might seem like a negative frame –...
Why Growth Hormone Benefits YOU
We’ve been enthusiastically explaining and supporting all the strength, posture, and mobility benefits of training with body weight, isometrics, and Therabands. Training in bare feet and...