Q&A with Dr Rachel Lin

Q & A with Dr. Rachel Lin, Optometrist

You should definitely visit an optometrist as soon as possible and have your eyes examined.

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Q & A on Occupational Therapy

Although the rehab poles can provide some stability, it would be important to learn how to properly use them and to ensure they are at the right height.

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Q & A with Dr. Rachel Lin, Optometrist

You should definitely visit an optometrist as soon as possible and have your eyes examined.

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Q&A: Any Advice on How to Get Volume for Super Short Hair?

Any advice on how to get volume into hair that is super short?

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Q&A: Recommendations on Types of Indoor Exercises

As the weather is changing, and we’re fast approaching the winter season, I wanted some indoor exercises that I can do that would not put much pressure on my back as I have back pain.

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Q&A: I have significant pain in my right achilles. I miss running. Do you have any suggestions to help it heal faster?

Question: I have been running long distances for a number of years and recently have had some significant pain in my right achilles. I have stopped running for a few weeks to let it heal. Do you have any suggestions to help it heal faster? I miss running.

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Can listening to music or anything else through ear buds or headphones contribute to hearing loss over time?

Question: Hi Shayna, can listening to music or anything else through ear buds or headphones contribute to hearing loss over time?

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My 66 year old wife broke her arm. The fracture has healed but she is in constant significant pain. Do you have any suggestions?

The fracture has healed BUT….she is in constant significant pain. She has NO muscle strength, complains of periodic numbness in her fingers and aches in her neck/shoulder/arm. A neurological examination revealed nothing was wrong. Her doctor “doesn’t know what to do. She doesn’t know what avenue to further explore”. Neither of the osteopaths offer much advice either. The frustration is in not knowing. Have you any suggestions?

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I am going through a separation and am under financial constraint. Kindly advice if renting or buying an accomodation would be suitable for me.

Question: Hi Barry, from reading your bio and article, I see that you specialize in real estate, and have been involved in divorce situations according to your article titled, “Divorce among Baby Boomers and Seniors.” I am going through a separation under mutual understanding. My two kids will be coming along with me, who are 16 and 18 years of age, with one going to university away from home. I wanted to know the type of housing I should look into. I am under a financial constraint, and I am debating if I should go into a rental apartment or buy …….

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I am caregiver for my wife. She does not cooperate in dental care. Do you have any advice/sources to mention?

Question: I am caregiver for my wife. Among other problems she does not cooperate in all things, especially dental care! I do not see any dental products/sources listed which does not surprise because finding help in this area is very difficult – do you have any advice/sources to mention? Thank you.

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