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March 1, 2018 - My Thermotex, Personal

Meet Ginger, single mother to Juvenile arthritis ‘warrior’, Slade

Ginger has loved horses for as long as she can remember, and her daughter, Slade, grew up on horseback. Before Slade could even ride, she was with her mother in barns and stables while Ginger worked. Slade is now five years old, and has been diagnosed with Juvenile Arthritis (JA). Having played an incredible role in Ginger and Slade’s lives, Thermotex was honored to talk to Ginger who shared the story of her daughter’s strength and their family’s journey with JA.

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January 5, 2018 - Media

Get Personal with Thermotex Far Infrared Heat Therapy

Did you know that Thermotex carries a versatile personal line of far infrared products for all types of pain? Watch now to view Thermotex in use and learn how individuals managing pain can experience treatments right from the comfort of home.

As the industry leader in medical grade infrared heat therapy, Thermotex provides safe, effective and expert technology that helps to relieve pain where it originates. Penetrating 10x deeper than regular heat pads,

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January 3, 2018 - My Thermotex

Recovering from pain-filled sleepless nights with Thermotex: Marina’s story

Tell me about yourself, and about your journey with pain?

I have rheumatoid arthritis in every joint except my hip and back – I even have it in my jaw and eyes. As the disease progressed, I was taking in excess of ten Extra Strength Advil every day, which barely helped to address my pain and still left me unable to sleep at night. The doctor that I had at the time told me there was nothing to be done and I would just have to learn to live with the pain.

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December 17, 2017 - My Thermotex

Placekicker for the CFL, Rene Paredes chats with Thermotex about pressures of repetitive movement and his experience as a high performance athlete

We were incredibly excited to talk to Rene Paredes, a placekicker for the Calgary Stampeders of the Canadian Football League (CFL) about his pain management strategies and what wellness means for a high level athlete. Paredes attended training camp with the Winnipeg Blue Bombers in 2010 and 2011 and was signed by the Stampeders on July 4, 2011. He was born in Caracas, Venezuela and raised in Pierrefonds, Quebec.

T: Hey Rene,

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December 2, 2017 - My Thermotex

Re-Imagining Life After Arthritis- Leola’s Story

How did Arthritis affect your life?

I was very active in my youth. I loved being in the mountains, spending every weekend I could hiking and skiing. It wasn’t until my forties that I began to experience pain from Arthritis. Arthritis runs in my family, so when I started to suffer the effects of it, I had accepted pain as a part of aging. I thought it was normal! I was frustrated that I wasn’t able to engage in the activities I used to love,

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November 18, 2017 - In The News

Calgary Stampeders’ Charleston Hughes uses far infrared for recovery

For high-level athletes like Charleston Hughes of the Calgary Stampeders, recovery after tough games and practice is everything. Hughes spoke to the National Post about recovery, and getting back to 100% using infrared for accelerated healing and natural pain relief. Read the article below to find out how he combines Thermotex with Call of Duty to recover and give football all he’s got.

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November 17, 2017 - My Thermotex

Local Clothing Designer Battles Rheumatoid Arthritis

Andrea Collins is the founder of Saturday Clothing, a fashion design studio and boutique atelier in the heart of downtown Calgary. She’s also utterly down-to-earth; when she’s not designing clothes you can find her in fly-fishing, working outdoors and spending time with her daughter.

Andrea has also suffered from Rheumatoid Arthritis since she was just shy of 27, an illness that altered the course of her career. When she was diagnosed, she was working full time outdoors for Air Canada at a job that she loved.

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November 10, 2017 - In The News

Therapies to help manage chronic pain

Chiropractor Dr. Paul Thibert of joined with Global Calgary to discuss therapies which help manage various types of chronic pain and to raise awareness for National Pain Awareness Week.

He discusses proven natural remedies for chronic pain, including Thermotex, supplements and Graston therapy. You can find out more about Dr. Thibert at

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November 8, 2017 - Thermo Talk

Naturopath, Dr. Frank Ervolino swears by low cost, practitioner independent pain management therapies

T: Tell us a bit about your professional past and present?
FE: I have worked in private practice, and in hospital settings treating severe chronic medical conditions before moving into a consulting career.
During this latest move I opened a low cost community acupuncture clinic, which treats people at prices they can afford. As the community became aware of my clinic, the numbers of patients we were treating rose exponentially, this brought me in contact with large numbers of people in pain.

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November 2, 2017 - Thermo Talk

Alberta Ballet Ballerina, Reilley McKinlay talks life as a dancer and dealing with chronic calf pain

Reilley McKinlay, dancer with the Alberta Ballet, hails from Seattle, Washington where she grew up training at Pacific Northwest Ballet School in addition to her academic studies. At the age of 19, she moved to Toronto for a year to continue training at Canada’s National Ballet School. In 2008, McKinlay was offered a contract with Alberta Ballet to begin her professional dancing career and is currently in her 10th season dancing with the celebrated ballet company.

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