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VIDEO: Neck Care with Lori

  Here is a great video by Soma Therapist Lori Johnson on how to care for your neck.  Tension in the shoulders and neck and cause headaches and discomfort for the whole upper body. Lori will take you through a … Continue reading

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Supporting Post Partum Health with Traditional Chinese Medicine

Congratulations! You’ve just given birth and are settling in to your new life with this precious little being by your side.  You spent all those months  taking care of your health and planning for the birth, but rather than feeling … Continue reading

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Hydrating Watermelon and Feta Salad

This salad is great for the hot summer months.  Watermelon is 92% water, so you are sure to stay hydrated at even the hottest picnic. Try adding mint or basil if you like! Watermelon and Feta Salad: 1 small package … Continue reading

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VIDEO: Yoga Alignment

In Yoga, alignment is crucial for avoiding injury and getting the most out of your practice.  Find out how to correct a few alignment issues with Lila Rasa, Soma’s resident yoga therapist! Check out the Video here. Lila is a … Continue reading

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Yoga for Pregnancy

The practice of Yoga is one that provides an expecting mother with stability on many levels, as well as giving her the ability to go with the flow of life as it unfolds from within and around her. It serves … Continue reading

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Exercise During Pregnancy

Should you or shouldn’t you exercise during your pregnancy?  This is the question.  I have been supporting women through their pregnancy for many years now, watching how they handle the changes and challenges of their growing belly.  I have come … Continue reading

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VIDEO: How to Warm-Up for Your Run

It’s running season in Vancouver, make sure you know how to properly warm up and avoid injuries! Check out Lori’s video and hit the trails!  

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BBQ Chickpea Burgers: Recipe

These chickpea burgers are great for the BBQ! Show Dad some love and throw a few of these on the grill for Father’s Day!  This recipe is from Oh She Glows and is Vegan!             … Continue reading

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Launch of The Canadian Men’s Health Foundation

Olympic medalist Simon Whitfield and Hockey legend Trevor Linden are helping the new Canadian Men’s Health Foundation (CMHF) let men know they don’t need to change much to feel better and live healthier. CMHF officially launched on June 3rd on … Continue reading

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VIDEO: How to Warm Up for Your Golf Game

It is getting to be summer! I love this time of year: picnics, long evening walks after dinner, sangria and more outdoor activities.  I want to help you avoid injury as you partake in more summer time fun.  This stretching … Continue reading

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