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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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Nordic Walking Research

March 16, 2015 | By Urban Poling

Research Summary Health Benefits of Nordic Walking:  A Systematic Review Includes 41 studies. Tschentscher, 2013 8 Independent Studies Utilizing ACTIVATORTM Poles & Urban Poling  in Canada & UK Click here to view summary. Back Pain Person-Centered, Physical Activity for Patients with Low Back Pain: Piloting Service Delivery. Bloxham, Barter et al. Healthcare. 2016. Study concluded that a person-centered, multicomponent approach to physical […]

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