Chronic Conditions

A chronic condition is a health condition or disease that is persistent or otherwise long-lasting in its effects.  The term chronic is usually applied when the course of the disease lasts for more than three months.

Common chronic diseases that we treat include:


  • Arthritis – Rheumatoid, Juvenile, Osteo arthritis.
  • Asthma-exercised induced
  • Parkinsons
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • COPD
  • Osteoporosis
  • Diabetes
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Chronic Pain syndromes
  • Hypertension
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Guillain-Barré syndrome

Exercise can have important health benefits. It is important to exercise under the supervision of a Biokineticist.  The Biokineticist will show you what exercises are safe and any precautions you might need to take while exercising as well as those most beneficial to you.

If you have a chronic condition, regular exercise can help you manage symptoms and improve your health as well as your daily living activities and functioning.

 Exercise can:

  • Reduce pain,
  • Maintain muscle strength in affected joints
  • Reduce joint stiffness
  • Helps insulin to be more effective in lowering  your blood sugar level
  • Control your weight and boost your energy.