Shockwave Therapy Shockwave Therapy has its origins in surgical use for the removal of kidney stones. The sound waves “dissolve” the stones causing them to crumble so that they can be easily removed. Radial Shockwave Therapy uses similar technology, however the waves diffuse through the affected tissues more widely, and are created to stimulate tissues, […]
Why do my feet get sore after walking on the beach? It’s a question we hear at this time of year as the weather warms up. People love to feel the cool water on their feet and the sand between their toes. Sore feet after walking on the beach is often because you are not […]
We have all had a cough at some time. It’s annoying, uncomfortable, and can stop you from doing things you love. A cough can sap your energy, and lay you low for weeks. coughs are annoying Eventually when things are not improving you decide to get some help for your cough. Your local pharmacy will […]
Common end of season Injuries. Our bodies can be tired, and the cold weather makes warming-up a bit if a drag, let alone stretching and warming down. If you are carrying an injury, and just hoping to make it through the next few weeks, then don’t underestimate the importance of a proper warm-up with appropriate […]
Common Foot Injuries in Children Children’s injuries are in most cases related with sporting activity and associated with overuse. As young athletes are still growing, they are at greater risk of injury than adults are. Overuse injuries can affect muscles, ligaments, tendons, bones, and growth plates. In children, these structures are still growing, and the […]
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Get back on your feet sooner Did you know that each foot contains 26 bones? On average we walk approximately 1,000 km each year – that’s the equivalent of walking from Sydney to Canberra and then onto Melbourne! It’s important to look after your feet. You can do this by making sure you have appropriate footwear and […]
5 tips to keep your feet Warm and avoid the pain of Chilblains Wear layered clothing and a hat to keep your whole body warm. Wear woollen socks and slippers that are not tight. After being out in the cold warm up slowly without exposing your skin directly to heat. Try a warm drink. Reduce […]