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What Is Trismus? How is it treated?

What Is Trismus? How is it treated?

At North 49 we recently saw a patient referred to the clinic with the diagnosis of trismus. Unfortunately, she had been living with it since having a tooth removed over a year prior. To make matters worse, the trismus prevented her specialist from examining the inside...

How Telehealth Works

How Telehealth Works

Despite COVID-19, North 49 is committed to keeping you active, mobile, and healthy. The clinic continues to be open its normal business hours. However, given the need for social distancing we have changed the way that we serve you. We are now available to perform...

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BPPV What You Need to Know

BPPV What You Need to Know

BPPV What You Need to Know Does rolling over in bed make your world feel like it is spinning out of control? If it does you are not alone and you may have a condition called BPPV. So what is BPPV? Let’s review some of the basics.    What BPPV Stands For BPPV is...

What is Torticollis in a Child?

What is Torticollis in a Child?

Infant Torticollis is the third most common problem seen in newborn children, requiring a visit to the physician (behind hip dysplasia and clubfoot) and typically affects those babies up to 4 months of age. Most often infants are born with it, but sometimes they can...

What Is Trismus? How is it treated?

What Is Trismus? How is it treated?

At North 49 we recently saw a patient referred to the clinic with the diagnosis of trismus. Unfortunately, she had been living with it since having a tooth removed over a year prior. To make matters worse, the trismus prevented her specialist from examining the inside...

What Is Nystagmus and how do you treat it?

What Is Nystagmus and how do you treat it?

At North 49 our team of vestibular therapists look for nystagmus in determining one’s cause of dizziness. So, what is nystagmus? Nystagmus is repetitive, uncontrolled eye motion. It usually affects both eyes. Depending on the cause it may be constant or intermittent....

We’re Open! Changes to our clinic

We’re Open! Changes to our clinic

Great News!! We are thrilled that North 49 Physiotherapy has opened its doors to the public, once again. We have taken steps to ensure that our service is above requirements set out by our licensing body and the government of Saskatchewan. We wanted to update you with...

How Telehealth Works

How Telehealth Works

Despite COVID-19, North 49 is committed to keeping you active, mobile, and healthy. The clinic continues to be open its normal business hours. However, given the need for social distancing we have changed the way that we serve you. We are now available to perform...

Online Physiotherapy Option Given COVID-19

Online Physiotherapy Option Given COVID-19

Concerns about the spread of the coronavirus COVID-19 increase. We therefore wanted to update you on what we are doing to care for our customers and team members during this time. Our plan is as follows: Your health comes first: We are encouraging everyone to follow...

Dizziness With Vaping

Dizziness With Vaping

A few weeks ago a young gentleman came to North 49 due to his dizziness. The dizziness had been bothering him for some time and would come on for no apparent reason. It was not aggravated with head motion, being in busy environments, coughing, or with loud sounds. His...