Pre-Hab & Urban Poling: the Secret to Speedy Post-Surgery Recovery

March 3, 2016 | By Urban Poling

Before her hip replacement surgery last year Wendy Crean, couldn’t manage a stroll around the block, and grocery shopping was out of the question. “Walking felt like torture,” says the 70-year-old retired nurse from Toronto. But just three months post-surgery, her health and mobility have skyrocketed. She is pain-free and back to leading an active […]

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Active Living with Parkinson’s Webinar

January 29, 2015 | By Urban Poling

Harry McMurtry who has Parkinson’s, completed the highly acclaimed event 500 Miles for Parkinson’s from New York to Toronto by walking 15 miles per day.  Early in his journey, Harry started using the ACTIVATOR poles which he called a Game Changer.  Quote from the therapist on his support team, “Within minutes and with guidance, Harry integrated […]

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Urban Poling Scholarship (UBC)

December 8, 2010 | By Nadia

Press Release – For Immediate Release December 08, 2010 Urban Poling Activator Scholarship Announced! Congratulations To: Sarah Neil, Rehabilitation Sciences at the University of British Columbia Urban Poling Inc. is proud to announced that we have partnered with University of British Columbia (UBC) and the Faculty of Medicine to create an Urban Poling Activator Award in Rehabilitation Sciences. […]

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