The Benefits of Sports Physiotherapy

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Sports have become an important culture in society. These activities have a high potential for injuries. Physiotherapy is all about prevention and treatment of sports-related injuries. A sports physiotherapist is involved with sports-related injuries and usually help sportspersons remain fit while leading a healthy lifestyle. Here are some of the significant benefits of sports physiotherapy.  Prevention and Treatment of Injuries Sports physiotherapy is used for preventative and curative purposes. The practice reduces your chances of sustaining injuries while engaging in sports.

22 May 2020

What to Expect After a Deep Tissue Massage

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Your physiotherapist may have given you a range of exercises to help you get over an injury or manage your pain. However, you'll still see them regularly for in-clinic physiotherapy sessions. In some cases, they may use these sessions to target your pain, discomfort or injury in other ways. For example, they may want to give you a deep tissue massage. How does this kind of massage therapy work, and how will you feel afterwards?

18 February 2020

Three Options For Fertility Treatment That You Should Consider

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Having a child is one of the great joys of life that millions of Australians centre their whole future around. Unfortunately for some natural restrictions have stopped them from being able to conceive children, and it can be devastating to receive this news. However, thanks to modern medicine, there are now a number of different fertility treatment options that can solve almost all problems relating to people struggling to get pregnant.

12 December 2019

Bad School Reports: Could Your Child's Vision Be the Cause?


If your child is always well-behaved and engaged at home, it can be a shock to receive school reports that claim they're the opposite in the classroom. If you can't believe the problems your little one's teacher is describing, you may not just be looking through rose-coloured glasses. Instead, it could be your child who needs the glasses. It may sound surprising, but vision problems are actually a major cause of numerous issues in the classroom.

17 October 2019

How To Help A Reluctant Child Wear Their Hearing Aids


Having a hearing aid can be hugely beneficial to a child, allowing them to communicate better, enjoy life more and learn more efficiently in school. However, they can be new and scary, and some children are very reluctant to use them. By following the three steps below, you can find out and deal with hearing aid reluctance. Figure Out The Root Of Their Reluctance Some children simply dislike wearing a hearing aid and will take time to adjust, but some have a reason for not wanting to wear their hearing aid.

31 August 2019

5 Tips for Recovering From Cataract Surgery

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Cataract surgery is a routine procedure that rarely has serious side effects. However, as with all surgery, there is a small risk of developing an infection or other complications during recovery. These top tips can help you to reduce your risk and set you well on the way to a speedy recovery. 1. Wait At Least a Day to Drive  Driving home after cataract surgery is a big mistake. You will be drowsy from the sedation and swelling in the eye might cloud your vision.

18 July 2019

Slow and Steady: Your Expectations When Joining a Yoga Class for a Back Injury


It can seem like there are so many novelty variations on yoga these days. Whether it's yoga with goats, yoga with lemurs (yes, really), or yoga sessions set to heavy metal music, it can make a yoga novice wonder whatever happened to the idea of a straightforward, traditional yoga class. If it has been suggested that yoga might be of benefit to you after suffering a back injury, chances are that you'll want to steer clear of anything with a hint of novelty (even though it would be fun to play with baby goats).

24 May 2019