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Coping with arthritis

Arthritis is a term almost everyone has heard of. It's an extremely common condition, yet it is very variable and there is no cure. It's a major cause of disability and chronic pain in Australia. Arthritis is usually manageable, yet it invariably impacts on a patient's quality of life and includes varying degrees of discomfort and pain.…
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Why choose Osteopathy?

When there are so many options for manual health care available today, why would you choose to see an Osteopath? You have a wide choice here in Australia; osteopathy, chiropractic, physiotherapy, myotherapy, remedial massage, bowen therapy, and the multitude of shopping centre massage studios. Osteopathy, chiropractic and physiotherapy are the heavily regulated, nationally registered professions…
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Lower back pain and pregnancy

One of the most common presenting complaints in pregnant women is lower back and pelvic pain in one form or another. Research has suggested that lower back pain has been attributed to ligamentous laxity and increase in joint mobility. A women’s posture will change during pregnancy as it adapts for the growing baby. During the…
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