The term ‘posture’ is often misunderstood. Many people for example, think that ‘good posture’ can be defined as a specific position that we hold ourselves in when standing. A common definition of physical posture is, “the position or bearing of the body, whether characteristic or assumed for a special purpose”. This means that posture is […]
Spring is a welcome relief for many in Melbourne after a long Winter! With the arrival of Spring however often begins the less than pleasant side of the season – Hay Fever allergies. Cases of Hay Fever range in severity, from mild to more serious symptoms. As a result, appropriate treatment methods vary. Effective Hayfever […]
Stress is a common aspect of life, and in small amounts is often necessary to create desired outcomes efficiently. Examples of common stressful situations include work deadlines, or responding to dangerous situations quickly. When stress becomes a constant, or poorly managed element in our lives however, it can negatively impact many areas of our lives, […]
We’re all familiar with the popular adage: ‘we are what we eat’. A fundamental aspect of health and wellbeing, especially at this time of year in Melbourne – is nutrition. In fact, the right foods not only support the formation of every cell in our body, they also nourish our bodies, boost our immune system, […]
Are you returning to work from home in Melbourne? Struggling to adapt to changing conditions? Or a new work-station set-up? Are you having difficulty staying motivated? You’re not alone.
Strengthening the muscles of the upper back, chest, arm and shoulder muscles reduces potential for soft tissue injuries, supports stabilisation of the neck, scapula/shoulder and improves overall posture…