Working with Peninsula Power Football Club is enjoyable and challenging for the Physio team at Entire Health. As official physios for the team we get to work closely with players and coaches alike.Read more
The pure mind over body experience is a big motivator for many to run a marathon.
Each year sees Fun-runners graduate to Marathon runners and complete newbies strapping on their running shoes to accomplish this feat. So what do they hope to get from the experience?Read more
Typical Injuries seen in a Redcliffe Dolphins season – Megan Kelly, Physiotherapist
Working as a physiotherapist for the Redcliffe Dolphins I often get asked by patients about the most common player injuries we see in the clinic. It’s a welcome question and gets me thinking about rugby league injuries, how they differ throughout the season and past injuries I’ve seen which stick vividly in my memory!Read more
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 towards prevention of future injury and education of the patient.Read more
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.Read more
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 soft tissue massage, joint mobilizations, advice on postural correction and exercises to get you back to your normal activities and enjoying them again. Here is some information on several common conditions but remember –
If you’re suffering with back pain – you don’t need to be!
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