Can you get Kinesiology sessions covered by Extended Health?

The British Columbia Association of Kinesiologists has been working with the Canadian Kinesiology Association to add Kinesiologist services on BC Extended Health Plans. We are happy to note, more and more extended health plans are including Kinesiologist services on their coverage, just as they do Physiotherapy, Chiropractic, and Registered Massage Therapy. There are various plans on the following companies that do …

The Best Protein Powder

  With hundred’s of protein powders on the market, a common question asked is which Protein Powder is best? I have been doing my own market research over the years, based ingredients list, nutritional value, price, longevity in the market, and taste – usually the ones that taste SO good, have more artificial sweeteners and cheap ingredients. However, recently I …

4 Best Stretches for Low Back Pain

Article by: Asma Kassam, Burnaby Vancouver Kinesiologist/Personal Trainer specializing in Fitness and Active Rehab – back pain Low back pain can occur for a number of reasons such as a specific injury or condition or general causes such as sitting with poor posture, weak core muscles, tight hip flexors, weak hip flexors, shortened hamstrings, fully bulged discs. The key is …

Healthy zucchini Bread recipe

Healthy Chocolate Zucchini Bread

We all get cravings for something delicious and I when this happens, I prefer to bake my own goods so I can control what goes into them. It does take some organization and planning ahead to have the ingredients, but the reason I chose this recipe was because I had mostly everything. The recipe I made was a combination of …

Protein Cookie Recipe

These cookies are my saviour all week. I have modified the below ingredients on occasion by adding pumpkin seeds, flax, almonds, or raisins. Ingredients 2 medium ripe bananas, mashed 2 scoops (60g) whey protein powder, unflavoured & unsweetened 1.5 cup quick oats 2 tbsp peanut butter, unsalted & softened 2 tbsp chocolate chips, mini 1/2 cup unsweetened almond milk 3 tbsp unsweetened …