Hay fever in Athletes

Summer is finally on the way and many sports enthusiasts are looking forward to getting out in the open air – unless their noses run and their eyes water. After all, athletes suffer from hay fever too. Hay fever can […]

Massage – Get in touch with its many benefits.

Massage: Get in touch with its many  benefits Massage can be a powerful tool to help you take charge of your health and well-being. Massage as a healing tool has been around for thousands of years in many cultures. Touching […]

Fatigue VS Energy

What Drives Fatigue? Did you know that only 3% of people demonstrate pathology as the cause of fatigue?  Since it is not often the driver, natural health Practitioners can help to alleviate fatigue by looking at other possible functional causes […]

IS IT YOUR RUNNING SHOES? by Dean Huffer

Along with the widely publicised health and fitness benefits, running is an integral component of many sports.  A pair of running shoes “runners” is an essential wardrobe item of athletes.  As a piece of training equipment the running shoe’s primary […]

Aged Care Nutrition

Aged care nutrition Nutrition in ageing population is just as important as in the younger community.  Adequate nutrition is integral in aged care to ensure maintaining good health, muscle and bone strength.  Evidence shows that elderly people are more susceptible […]

What’s your Gut feeling?

What’s your Gut feeling? Chances are, it’s not all in your head, and the way you’re feeling … well it’s your gut telling you – something is not right. Gut issues are not fun, I know, I’ve been there.  So […]

How Good is your Posture?

As a society, in general our posture is declining. Posture is so important in keeping all the muscles and bones in the correct alignment. When this doesn’t occur it can lead to pain and injury with can mean a trip […]

Portion Perfection

Portion Perfection: So you think you are on track with nutrition and still not losing weight?  Time to assess those portion sizes! It is very easy to overconsume even healthy essential foods in the diet.  Some common healthy foods that […]

Sleeping Positions and how they affect the body.

People often complain of pain in various body parts when they wake in the morning.  Common culprits are the neck, shoulder, lower back and hips.  Often these morning aches can be attributed to how we have slept during the night, […]