Browsing Articles Written by



Irritable bowel syndrome(IBS) and osteopathy

  Irritable bowel syndrome(IBS) is a chronic gastrointestinal illness. Symptoms are abdominal pain, discomfort and changes in bowel habits. IBS can be unpleasant and can lead to a limitation in the quality of life🌪️. A deregulation in the nervous system 🧠 seems to be the main cause but diet, inflammation, bacteria and environment (stress) can affect the symptoms. 💆 Osteopathy…


Is it possible to hack your brain when you are in pain? Amy Baxter TED Talk

[Amy Baxter “How to hack your brain when you’re in pain” (April 2023) ] The perception of pain is sensitive to various mental processes such as the feelings and beliefs that someone has about pain. It is therefore not exclusively driven by the noxious input. Attentional modulation involving the descending pain modulatory system has been examined extensively in neuroimaging…


New Osteo at Reformotiv Physio + Pilates

I am thrilled to join the Reformotiv team as an osteopathic practitioner! Osteopathy is a manual therapy that sees the individual as a whole unit in which mind and body are strictly connected. I believe that everyone is unique in their perspective and experiences and thus the patient and the therapist should work together to find the best treatment to…

Senza categoria

New Osteopathic practitioner in Vancouver!

Hello everyone, I am happy to announce you can now start booking your osteopathic treatment with me in Vancouver! I come from Italy and I completed my Bachelor of Science in Osteopathy at Italian Accademy of Osteopathic Medicine (AIMO) and British College of Osteopathic Medicine (BCOM) in 2016. I’ve been part of the teaching body for articulatory techniques subject and…