PRECISION HEALTH BLOG

Can’t Help Yourself – Habits and the Brain
There are times in our lives when we want to change the way we do things. We may discover a
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Arthritis-busting Smoothies – packing a whole lot of health in one glass!
What is Arthritis Arthritis is a broad term for over 100 separate conditions that affect the musculoskeletal system. The most
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BFR – what the heck is it?
The acronym BFR stands for Blood Flow Restriction. Hmm. That doesn’t sound good. Except that it is. In the right
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Whiplash
Quick treatment is the key Whiplash is one of the most common injuries dealt with by Chiropractors. It can range
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Hayfever and Acupuncture
dealing with the symptoms and the cause Well, the weather today might not reflect it, but it’s Spring! For most
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Diabetes and Foot Care
Why a Podiatrist is so important It is currently estimated that around 1.7 million Australians have diabetes. This makes it
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Wham, bam see you later M’am
Or why Chiropractic has a bad name It is easy for some Chiropractors to think that the profession has a
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Growing old gracefully
it’s not just a state of mind In the past we have talked about the benefits of massage in general,
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Orthotics
Custom Made vs Off the Shelf Lots of our patients ask us about the need for custom made orthotics. Are
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Travel Tips
how to leave healthy and stay that way For most people there is not much more exciting than an overseas
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Frozen Shoulder
getting it thawed out The shoulder is the most mobile joint in our body. But what happens when it becomes
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Injury prevention
“an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure” Benjamin Franklin Injuries sometimes seem an inevitable part of being
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Pain – it’s all in your head
… well, kind of We all feel it. We can all describe its many faces – sharp, dull, aching, stinging,
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Live long!
Once upon a time living to 100 was a rare thing. These days, however, it is becoming more and more
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Are Chilblains the bane of your existence?
What are chilblains? Chilblains are small, itchy reddish purple patches, like blisters, on the skin, which can be very painful.
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Have you lost your groove?
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome sounds pretty scary. In fact, it is one of the most common knee complaints
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Give me 1 Good Reason
It’s hard to believe, but this is our 100th blog post! We originally started the blog posts to provide our
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Peripheral Neuropathy
We have talked in the past about the the central nervous system in  “You’ve got a Nerve”. In that blog we
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Make the most of your Massage
When our patients come out of a massage we often hear “I wish I could have one every week!”. Whilst
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How long is this going to take?
King Julian might not have been talking about healing when he uttered the immortal line “How long is this going
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Joint Hypermobility Syndrome
We’ve all seen those people who can touch their forearm with their thumb, or bend their fingers right back. People
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I love a Sunburnt Country*
the second driest continent on earth… Sadly, the famous poem by Dorothea Mackellar extolling the harshness of Australia’s landscape is
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A bit about Bursitis
Bursitis is a common and painful condition. It is caused by the inflammation or irritation of the bursa. Hmm. So
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Resilience
Sometimes there seems to be a synchronicity in what happens. That happened to us last week. On the day I
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