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Dry Needling: What is it? How does it work? Can it help?
27 February 2022

Dry Needling: What is it? How does it work? Can it help?

Clinical Myotherapist, Anna Pattison discusses dry needling, a technique used to treat many musculoskeletal injuries. Click here to find out more about what exactly dry needling is, how does it work, and how can it help? read more

Anna's Journey: Part 3 (Achilles Tendon)
23 January 2022

Anna's Journey: Part 3 (Achilles Tendon)

Clinical Myotherapist, Anna discusses her achilles injury in depth which forces her to stop running. Find out what types of achilles tendon injuries there are, the most common causes, and treatment options. Anna also demonstrates some great exercises that form part of her rehabilitation. read more

Anna's Journey Since Her Half Marathon Run
19 December 2021

Anna's Journey Since Her Half Marathon Run

Anna explains her journey since completing a half marathon run earlier this year. Her goal to complete a full marathon gets put on hold after suffering an achilles tendon injury. Find out the exercises she has focused on to improve her injury and return to running! read more

What is Tennis Elbow and how can Osteopathy help?
19 November 2021

What is Tennis Elbow and how can Osteopathy help?

Tennis elbow, also known as lateral epicondylitis, is a painful condition which affects the outer part of your elbow and forearm. Find out how Osteopathy treatment and management can help. read more

Migraines
14 July 2021

Migraines

Did you know that almost 5 million people in Australia suffer from migraines? June was Migraine Awareness month, and I thought a great opportunity help people understand migraines and how Osteopathy can be of help. Find out what actually is a migraine? What causes a migraine? How can Osteopathy help? read more

How to alleviate headache pain
29 February 2020

How to alleviate headache pain

Have you ever woken up with a shocking headache, but are too busy to be able to have a quiet day resting at home? Did you know that swiftly coming in for a treatment can not only help to alleviate symptoms, but can also help to identify the cause of your headache. We share 5 simple at-home remedies you can do to alleviate the pain of a headache. read more

5 tips for knee pain
27 January 2020

5 tips for knee pain

If you have been exercising a lot this summer, have you found yourself feeling sore after something went ‘pop’ in your knee? Perhaps you felt something ‘go’ or you’ve just pulled up feeling really sore. Today, we explore what you can do at home to manage your knee pain before you can get in to see one of our therapists. read more

9 simple steps to recover from a muscle strain
28 November 2019

9 simple steps to recover from a muscle strain

Have you ever experienced a muscle strain and wondered what the best way to recover from it is? On the blog today, we discuss what a muscle strain actually is and share 9 simple steps you can do at home to recover from it. read more

7 tips for desk workers to help reduce neck pain
31 July 2019

7 tips for desk workers to help reduce neck pain

Working at a desk for long hours throughout the day can be a common cause of neck pain. Desk workers who practice in a poor ergonomic environment may experience poor posture, excessive muscle tightness, stiff joints and horrible headaches. We share 7 simple tips that desk workers can do to help reduce their neck pain. read more

10 ways to improve your wellbeing
24 June 2019

10 ways to improve your wellbeing

Our wellbeing includes not only our physical health but also our mental and social health as well. Wellbeing is about being both happy and healthy. We all know that sometimes life gets a little crazy and we put our own personal wellbeing to the side, leaving us feeling stressed and overwhelmed. We thought with World Wellbeing Week being celebrated from 24-28 June, we would give you our top 10 ways to improve your wellbeing to help manage your stress and make you feel a little better. read more