pain

Managing Pain and its Long Lasting Effects

Pain. This is a very personal thing. It is complex and an emotional subject. What is extremely painful for one individual, might only be a mild discomfort for another. It is based on your previous life and emotional experiences and also on how well your nervous system is primed […]

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Acute inflammation – Friend or foe?

We have all heard the term inflammation before, particularly if we have injured ourselves. But what is inflammation? Inflammation is the process which causes pain, swelling, heat and redness around the injured area. So inflammation is what causes pain, great to know, but what is truly the purpose behind […]

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Knee Pain and the Q Angle.

A well functioning knee joint is vital to mobility and activity. The knee must support the weight of the body during daily activities such as walking or running. Unfortunately knee pain can be a common aliment. It is estimated that approximately 19% of the population are suffering from knee […]

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Are your fitness goals too vain?

In today’s society we are bombarded with images through social media of what ideal fitness should be and should look like. And if I were to ask you what was the first image to pop in your head when thinking of ideal fitness I bet I could tell you […]

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Dangers of Sitting

We all do it. Some of us do it more than others. Some do it well and others do it poorly. But there is no question in the fact that we as a human race in the 21st Century sit way too much.

Our evolutionary background required us to move […]

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