Injury Prevention

Tips to succeed with your exercise goals!

14/01/2020 17:20 PM
It is such a positive step to begin an exercise program and when you start out it’s tempting to throw yourself in whole-heartedly.  We know well that exercise reduces our risk of developing...

Ankle Injuries, the process of rehabilitation and how to prevent a further injury.

16/12/2019 08:30 AM
Your ankle allows a great deal of foot mobility.  As your foot makes contact with the ground, and even when you’re standing, your ankle has to control the position of your foot.  It has to...

'Tis the Season to be Jolly

10/12/2019 09:00 AM
  Doing little to no exercise over the festive season is a common occurrence.  It's a time of over-indulgence, socialising, and enjoying your break.  BUT when the 'silly season' ends...

Preventing Low Back Pain

18/03/2019 09:00 AM
It is super true that prevention is better than cure. For low back pain, it is especially true as it's unlikely we will see a true cure for acute low back pain episodes discovered anytime soon....

HOW TO AVOID COMMON SPORTING INJURIES

28/02/2019 09:00 AM
Sporting injuries can strike those in peak condition and those training for their local 5km fun run. The most common sports injuries affect ligaments and tendons. Most commonly sprains, which occur wh...

REDUCING THE RISK OF CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE WITH EXERCISE!

21/02/2019 08:00 AM
Cardiovascular disease (CVD) covers a range of conditions which affect the heart and circulation, those most common are heart attack and stroke. Both are the leading cause of death worldwide! A...

4 steps to increase training loads SAFELY!

31/01/2019 13:44 PM
HOW TO SAFELY INCREASE TRAINING LOAD IN ORDER TO AVOID OVERUSE INJURY Overuse injuries occur when the tendons, ligaments and muscles are fatigued excessively and repeatedly due to inadequate...

The Joint partners with Norths Devils

18/01/2019 07:30 AM
The Joint Physiotherapy is pleased to announce our partnership with the Norths Devils as they prepare for the 2019 season. Rugby League demands extreme physical performance from players.  In...

Reducing the risk of Cardiovascular Disease with Exercise

21/12/2018 17:12 PM
Cardiovascular disease (CVD) covers a range of conditions which affect the heart and circulation, those most common are heart attack and stroke. Both are the leading cause of death worldwide! A...

Common Gym Injuries

21/12/2018 17:08 PM
As Physiotherapists, we look after patients who are receiving treatment for injuries sustained in gyms countless times. Those who diligently attempt to look after their bodies can often be the ones su...