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Alberta Cancer Foundation’s LEAP Magazine

January 7, 2016 | By Urban Poling

A Pole Up- Article by LEAP Magazine We are proud to announce the release of LEAP Magazine’s article “A Pole Up” that focuses on the benefits of Nordic Walking not just for healthy individuals but for cancer patients as well. It features our Urban Poling ambassador Mandy Johnson and highlights research done on the positive […]

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Urban Poling

Research

March 16, 2015 | By Urban Poling

Research Summary Health Benefits of Nordic Walking:  A Systematic Review Includes 41 studies. Tschentscher, 2013 Studies Utilizing ACTIVATORTM Poles ACTIVATOR studies in Canada 2017 in Canada. Back Pain Supervised and non-supervised Nordic walking in the treatment of chronic low back pain a single blind randomized clinical trial. For pain, disability, and patient specific function the supervised Nordic walking group generally faired best however […]

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