This past February, during a panel discussion at the International Association of Drilling Contractors Health, Safety, Environment and Training Conference Exhibition in Houston, Texas, the topic of worker safety on offshore rigs was addressed. Lead researcher for Definitions Health and Wellness, Dr. Farrell Cahill, sat on the panel as a recognized leader in the field of obesity, diabetes and exercise physiology in Canada.
Definitions is excited to announce the award of the Physical Employment Standards Testing for ExxonMobil operations in Newfoundland. This contract consists of the testing of physical fitness of offshore workers in various self rescue and fire team simulations. The testing protocol was develop by Dr. Farrell Cahill from Definitions as well as our colleagues at Memorial […]
Staying healthy while travelling can be tough. Medisys Registered Dietitian Jessica Tong has prepared three sample meal plans to help you stay within a 2,000 Calorie a day budget when you are eating out for every meal. Facebook Twitter Pinterest LinkedIn Print Email
Doctors frequently tell us to eat our greens, but soon they could be prescribing broccoli. A powder that contains concentrated extract from the vegetable could prove indispensable to people with type 2 diabetes. The extract reduced blood sugar levels by up to 10 per cent in people with the disease.
Did you know that eating an excess of just 150 calories a day can lead to 15 pounds a year of weight gain? Read the Medisys takeout lunch guide to find out how your lunch order stacks and substitutions to limit your calories.
We have the ONLY McKenzie Certified physiotherapist in Newfoundland. The McKenzie Method is globally recognized as a leading treatment for back, neck and extremities disorders. Contact us now to book your appointment!