Are we getting healthier?

people exercizing in AMG Fitness centre

Good news! The latest World Health Organization figures for life expectancy show Canada maintaining its 6th place ranking and overall ‘B’ grade among 17 peer countries. Ontario and British Columbia achieved ‘A’ grades and in B.C. alone, life expectancy was an impressive 82.2 years. Only Switzerland (82.8 years) and Japan (82.7 years) achieved higher. However, […]

Flu season 2018-19: it’s time to get your ‘flu shot

Woman blowing nose with cold she needs a flu shot

Have you had your flu shot yet? With cases of flu already being reported, the best way to avoid catching influenza this season is to get immunized now. Up to 10% of adults and 30% of children catch flu every year in Canada. In 2017, the Influenza A H3N2 virus strain contributed to a particularly […]

Customer Testimonial: Evaluation by Dr. G.E. McMaster

The Manor Village Senior Care and Life Centre in London, Ontario Finding a senior care facility for an elderly parent (or one’s self) is a daunting task. My wife and I recently went through this exercise, and it involved many visits to a variety of care facilities. We have had friends spend three years of […]

Autumn Vacation Healthcare

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Summer might be officially over, but the vacation season is still in full swing. The changing colours of the Autumn landscape only make Canada’s best-loved vacation destinations even more appealing. The latest reports by Accuweather suggest the warm weather will be lingering a little while longer yet. So, whether you’re planning a mini-break or an […]

Time to get healthy

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Are you leading a healthy lifestyle for your heart? A survey carried out by the Canadian Heart and Stroke Foundation in 2011 revealed that most Canadians know that healthy life choices can prevent heart disease and strokes. However, almost half of the respondents said they didn’t have enough time to exercise or eat healthier meals. […]

Back to school fever: AMG has the cure!

Child with doctor

You’ve been dashing about for the last 2 weeks and you’re still not on top of everything. The symptoms say it all – you’ve a dose of ‘back to school’ fever! As the new school year starts on 4th September, it’s time to get the kids organized, from new shoes to transport to school. Whilst […]

Meet our new chiropractor

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At AMG we are proud to offer a range of healthcare professionals who utilize traditional medicine in alliance with lifestyle medicine. This month we are delighted to introduce the latest addition to our team, Chiropractor Dr Landon Burden. What is a chiropractor? Chiropractors are highly trained healthcare professionals who assess, diagnose and manage conditions of […]

London 2018 Ontario Summer Games

youth baseball ontario

The waiting is finally over. The Ontario Summer Games are upon us and for the 4th time in their history, they are making a welcome return to London ON. Around 3500 of the province’s top youth athletes will compete in a 4-day celebration of Canadian sporting talent. Starting on Thursday, August 2nd. Sport is an […]

New classes at AMG!

woman kick boxing

Need some motivation to get fit? We at AMG believe exercise should be as much about about having fun as achieving your fitness goals. So, we have two new classes on offer that are guaranteed to kick you into action. So, put on your walking shoes or grab your gym gear – the fun starts […]

Summertime safety: your guide to high season health

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[siteorigin_widget class=”WP_Widget_Media_Image”][/siteorigin_widget] Temperatures are rising and the sun is shining, so it’s time to head for the great outdoors! But before you dive into the nearest lake to cool off, or pull out your tent from the basement for an impromptu camping trip, take a minute or two to think about summer health and safety. […]