Episode 78 with Paul Ingraham [Stretching]

Episode 78 with Paul Ingraham [Stretching]

Paul Ingraham is a Vancouver science journalist and creator of PainScience.com, a website about the science of pain, injury, treatment, and rehab with about a million monthly readers. In this episode he discussed the reasons people ritualistically stretch (beliefs about flexibility, injury reduction, improving performance etc) and the whether the scientific literature backs them up. […]

Episode 59 with Dave Cashley [Manual Therapy]

Episode 59 with Dave Cashley [Manual Therapy]

In this episode Dave Cashley gives his experience (both from his years of clinical practice and his research) on manual therapy; with particular comment on its use for intermetatarsal neuroma. He also voices his opinion on some of the criticisms of manual therapy – namely that the effects are short term, and that it can […]

Episode 45: The Physiotherapy Episode

Episode 45: The Physiotherapy Episode

In this episode, we chatted with a great panel of physiotherapists in Hamish Vickerman, Tom Goom, Neil Meigh and Kevin Nordanger to talk about how Podiatry and Physiotherapy can/should work together, the overlap between professions, the preconceived notions we have about each other’s professions and more.. Audio Podcast: (download all episodes as podcasts here) Follow: […]

Episode 21: Adam Meakins [Manual Therapy]

Episode 21: Adam Meakins [Manual Therapy]

In this episode, we chatted with Adam Meakins and talked about what manual therapy is, what effects it has (and doesn’t have), and why he thinks it sucks. We also touch on subluxed cuboids, pelvic equilibrium, trigger points and palpation pareidolia. Audio Podcast: (download all episodes as podcasts here) About Adam Meakins: Adam Meakins is […]

Episode 10: Ian Linane and Ted Jedynak [Manual Therapy]

Episode 10: Ian Linane and Ted Jedynak [Manual Therapy]

In this episode, we talk about the difference between mobilisations and manipulations, the possible mechanisms of effect of joint manipulations (bone/joint repositioning Vs neurophysiological response), the importance of the language used in front of our patients in the context of mobilisations and a bit more. Audio Podcast: (download all episodes as podcasts here) About Ted […]