Continuing the "Professions Series", LifeForce physiotherapist Daniel Jordan discusses some common ailments he comes across amongst people from different occupations. The Nurse's Back is up next, a common ailment of some of our hardest and most valued workers!
In this series, LifeForce physiotherapist Daniel Jordan discusses some common ailments he comes across amongst people from different occupations. Hairdressers are up first, with the common "Hairdresser's Arm" the topic for discussion.
Jane Fauser, long-time LifeForce massage therapist, sadly and suddenly passed away recently, to be missed by all who new her. In this tribute to Jane, there is a list of 20 things you may not know about Jane!
Massage is not only for those with sore, tight muscles, or just for stress relief. It can also be useful in helping people with chronic conditions and disability.
Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo (BPPV) is a very common diagnosis. But it is not the only cause of vertigo. Have you been properly diagnosed?
So you’re pregnant, getting a little bigger, and can feel that little soon-to-be bundle of joy starting to move about inside of you. That's great, but what's with all this back pain, bottom pain, wrist and hand pain?! Read on to find out!
Metabolic Balance is a nutrition program which is based on scientic research, offered by out Naturopath, Mel. If you are looking for a solution to yo-yo weight issues, or have other issues such as headaches, cravings, digestion or sleep problems, Metabolic Balance could be for you!
If you've not had kimchi before, it is a delicious staple of Korean cuisine, and is usually made from radishes and cabbage.
This ridiculously easy version of kimchi is a little bit different, and maybe a little more accessible to the sometimes sensitive Aussie palate!
It’s time for some pillow talk...
LifeForce naturopath Mel Byrne discusses the importance of hydration, the role of water in maintaining the health of the human body, and signs you might not be getting enough water.
This dish is perfect for the warmer weather... Perhaps enjoy it with a delicious Barossa riesling?
(Drink responsibly - and by that, I mean make sure you save some for me!)
In case you missed it - Mel Byrne's recent hormone imbalance seminar was a hit! Here's 5 quick and common symptoms of hormone imbalances, along with some simple advice to help, as well as a SPECIAL OFFER!
For thousands of years, people in different cultures across the world drew on the healing power of natural remedies to improve their health. Somewhere along the line, Western culture got caught up in synthetic products, and treatments like aromatherapy fell by the wayside.
If you’re like many people in Australia, you might not know the important role that physiotherapy plays in any wellness program—or how you can benefit from it.
Staying active and independent is important for us all. If you can manage to achieve this as you become older, then falls will not need to be part of your life.
Go bold in Green and Gold!
Another delicious salad recipe - served warm, it's perfect for those winter lunches!
This wholesome and flavoursome salad, served cold, will load up your tastebuds, and put a smile on your face!
Perfect for a summer BBQ lunch with family and friends!
Recently published studies suggest that continued and prolonged use of NSAIDs (such as ibuprofen) can raise heart-failure risk by up to 20 percent! Read more about this issue and find out when it is OK to use this type of pain relief.