The Benefits of Physiotherapy over Chiropractic Treatment

Physiotherapists and Chiropractors both undertake years of study to qualify in their professions. They both deal with injuries and trauma to the human body. Many people confuse the two, believing that the services of either are interchangeable, but they have very different goals. Physiotherapists promote the independence of the patient, providing immediate relief and working [...]

By | December 3rd, 2014|Physiotherapy|6 Comments

How does needling help?

Entire Health has Physiotherapists and Remedial Massage therapists who are specially trained in the techniques of Acupuncture and Dry Needling. But what's the benefit for you? How does needling help? All needles used at Entire health are sterilised and single-use only. Western Acupuncture Acupuncture is a form of therapy in which fine needles are inserted [...]

By | November 17th, 2014|Physiotherapy, Remedial Massage|0 Comments

Rib Subluxation and Physiotherapy

Rib Subluxation and Physiotherapy Rib subluxation can be caused by anything which stretches the rib or puts pressure on the sternum. Many activities can do this. Thoracic cage anatomy Our rib cage is made up of 12 pairs of ribs. These attach posteriorly to the thoracic spine via the costovertebral (rib to vertebrae) joints. The [...]

By | August 13th, 2014|Physiotherapy|0 Comments

Physiotherapy for Back Pain

Physiotherapy for back pain as a treatment modality is not new.  Back pain is a complicated condition with many causes. A staggering 80% of adults will experience back pain at some point in their lives. Physios are experts in diagnosing the cause of back pain and providing treatment tailor made to your particular problem. Generally this involves [...]

By | July 7th, 2014|Physiotherapy|0 Comments

Pregnancy & Nutrition

Thanks to our guest blogger - Nicola Weedin (New Life Nutrition) for this information Healthy eating is always important, but even more essential during pregnancy to provide nourishment to your growing baby and to maintain good energy levels. The quality and quantity of food consumed needs to be considered to give your baby the best [...]

By | February 14th, 2014|Nutrition|0 Comments

How can an Active Lifestyle help you?

An active lifestyle can help reduce the risk of preventable diseases and improve your quality of life, by decreasing the risk of developing cardiovascular disease, stroke, type 2 diabetes, osteoporosis, obesity and some types of cancers. It can also improve your mental well-being and self-confidence. The benefits of an active lifestyle: 1. Decreases your blood [...]

By | February 3rd, 2014|Exercise Physiology|0 Comments

China trip for Entire Health Massage therapist

At the start of November 2013 Raph, one of our massage therapists at Entire Health, spent two weeks in China with the Australian ‘Budget Forklift’ professional cycling team as a soigneur. This role involved giving remedial/sports massage treatment to the 6 riders each day. Raph was also responsible for organising their race food and drinks, [...]

By | January 13th, 2014|Remedial Massage|0 Comments