Chiropractic Care at Synergea Family Health April 25 and 26th

Our chiropractic team will be out of the clinic Friday, April 27th and Saturday April 28th.  Drs. Forrester and Screaton are attending the Canadian National Convention, the first time being held in Calgary.  Dr. Forrester will be presenting and participating on a panel.  Please schedule your appointments accordingly.


We are pleased to now offer direct billing for insurance health claim submissions to our clients.  The insurance companies that we can submit to are Great-West Life Assurance Company, Sun Life Financial, Manulife, Blue Cross, Cowan, Johnson, Johnston Group, Desjardins Insurance, First Canadian Insurance Co., Chambers of Commerce Group Insurance Plan, CINUP, Maximum Benefit and… continue reading


Tips for Spring As of March 20, spring is upon us. You can almost smell the grass under the snow, feel the warmth in the breeze, taste the Easter chocolate you will inevitably sneak out of your child’s basket. And if that extra dose of sunshine is giving you the urge to clean, you are… continue reading

New Ellie Ears Prints at Synergea!

We have new prints in stock for our Ellie Ears!  Elephants, dachshunds, clouds and leaves in addition to our other well loved prints.

What Causes Muscle soreness after working out?

You may have heard the expression, “no pain, no gain” when it comes to embarking on a fitness journey, but have you ever wondered why certain forms of exercise result in pain in the form of muscle soreness? The technical term for muscle soreness after exercise is DOMS, which stands for delayed-onset muscle soreness. Besides… continue reading

5 Simple Ways to Ease Migraine Pain

5 Simple Ways to Ease Migraine Pain by Dr Alma Nenshi, Family Chiropractor Most people associate migraine headaches with intense throbbing head pain lasting several hours to days, and sometimes accompanied by nausea, vomiting, visual disturbances, vertigo and sensitivity to lights, scents and sounds. Migraines are actually the result of increased electrical activity in the… continue reading

World Spine Day 2017 – “Your Back in Action”

Every year on October 16th people from around the world join together on World Spine day to raise awareness about spinal disorders as part of the Bone and Joint Decade’s Action Week. Millions of people in all continents of the world suffer with spinal disorders. These can include low back pain, neck pain, scoliosis and… continue reading

Baby Buddy Pillows

The Baby Buddy Nursing Pillow Company has been in business for over 22 years.  They provide the highest quality of nursing pillows and we now have them in stock at Synergea Family Health Centre! The Baby Buddy Nursing Pillow is made in Calgary, Alberta, Canada and carried in retail stores across the country. It comes… continue reading

Dr. Elaine Screaton on Vertigo

Is the room spinning? Are you spinning in the room? This is one of the most common symptoms of vertigo, and you certainly aren’t alone. Of the various types of vertigo, BPPV (Benign Paroxsysmal Positional Vertigo) is by far the most common cause, accounting for 17% of vertigo patients (1). It is estimated that 2.4%… continue reading

New to Synergea Ellie Ears for your Baby’s Head

ELLIE EARS At Synergea Family Health Centre       This amazing product is incredibly well-designed for supporting baby’s head and neck while traveling or at home. We recommend the Ellie Ears to all of our mommas looking to prevent conditions such as torticolis (head tilting) or plagiocephaly (flat spots).” Providing head support for babies –… continue reading