Why exercise is essential to your healing process

Physical inactivity is one of the leading risk factors for chronic illness. According to the World Health Organization physically inactive people have 20 – 30% higher risk for premature death than the active population. But what if you are injured and movement hurts? In most cases, rest isn’t the best option anymore. Why? In many… Read More

Myotherapy for Children

Is Myotherapy suitable for children? The short answer is: absolutely! And for many reasons! My son recently had complained about his heart ‘hurting’ after exercise like trampolining and playing soccer, so as a parent the alarm bells started ringing!  I examined him and gathered as much detail as I could regarding the issue, which lead… Read More

3 common muscle imbalances caused by sitting, and how to fix them!

If you’re like many Australians you spend a good chunk of the day sitting down! These’s just so much good stuff to do while sitting on your butt, and then there’s work! So don’t feel too bad..  Among other things however, sitting for prolonged periods can lead to a problem called a muscle imbalance. Simply… Read More