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Wednesday 9th November 2016
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Lateral Elbow Pain or "Tennis Elbow"

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Sunday 6th November 2016
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Living in Merewether we see a lot of surfers and swimmers with shoulder pain.

In our clinical experience many shoulder conditions result from a weakness or imbalance between the muscles of the rotator cuff, which work primaily as stabilisers, and our bigger muscles (deltoids, pectorals, latissimus dorsi), which work as our movers.

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Friday 28th October 2016
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Back Pain?

Suffering with annoying back pain? Having good days and bad?

When you have good days and bad in my opinion that is a battle that you should always win. Many people with a sore back tend to stretch it into flexion. This may provide temporary relief but you could actually be making things worse.

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Sunday 23rd October 2016
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By Tommy

Postural Neck Pain

Ever get a sore neck while sitting at your desk? Driving your car? Just sitting watching TV? or playing with your phone? Well take a look at our facebook page and Matt Taylor's video for some good advice to help manage this common problem. If your pain persists you should always go for a thorough assessment from

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Tuesday 11th October 2016
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Saturday 8th October 2016
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By Tommy

“I rolled my ankle years ago and it has never been the same.”

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Tuesday 27th September 2016
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By Tommy
 
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Tuesday 13th September 2016
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By Tommy

Experiencing joint pain? Take a look at the following resource created by the Arthritis Foundation of Australia. It contains some great information about how to manage joint pain with a risk assessment, up to date information and access to other people with similar conditions and it's Free to sign up!

https://www.myjointpain.org.au

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Tuesday 6th September 2016
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By Tommy

Iliotibial Band Syndrome

The Iliotibial band is a thick tendon that inserts on the outside of your knee.  The function of the Iliotibial band is to help slow movement and torque at your knee during impact.  Iliotibial band syndrome is a common cause of knee pain in runners. 


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Friday 19th August 2016
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By Tommy

Ever feel like the room is spinning when you lay down, stand up quickly or just change the position of your head? Maybe you have something called BPPV.

What is BPPV?

BPPV is short for Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo.  It is a disorder of the inner ear that results in vertigo (spinning sensation) with

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