One of the most commonly frustrated types of women we see in our clinic are those who are approaching menopause. This period of time is called perimenopause. It’s a tricky time for women, with a lot of change occurring in your body without you actually changing anything. You’re eating well, exercising, getting eight hours of sleep, but the weight just jumps on without your permission. Unfair, I know. So why does this happen?
Not looking forward to another night of poor sleep? We don’t blame you. It’s no secret that insomnia can take a huge toll on your health. But contrary to popular belief, poor sleep isn't something you should have to live with. So how do we fix this?
Have you been sitting all day? Then these two Chair Yoga stretches and breathing techniques will help relax your hips and spine.
An estimated 1.9 million Australians show some degree of macular disease1. The macula is the point of central vision in the eye, and when disease causes the tissue to degenerate, it results in a painless loss of detailed central vision. This Macula Month, OPSM shares their tips for a healthy macula and recommendations for how to manage diagnosed macular disease.
The Heart Foundation uses Heart Week to shine a spotlight on the problem of heart disease. It's a chance to encourage people to make small changes that can have a big impact on their health and wellbeing.
It's not too late to get fit! Home workouts are the perfect way to improve both your physical strength and mental wellbeing. Exercise Physiologist Sean Allen from Crossfit Townsville has put together a full-body workout for all fitness levels—beginners to advanced—that requires minimal equipment. Start your journey towards better health today!
Thinking of going Vegan and wondering when and how to get started. Should it be gradual or overnight? We share 7 easy tips that can help you get started!
We know that vegetables are good for us but how many of us, kids and adults alike, screw up our noses when the bowl of steamed brussel sprouts arrive at the dinner table. Vegetables don’t have to be bland and boring, and when cooked right, there’s no reason why they can’t be the hero of any meal. Emma Jensen from Australian Nutrition Centre shares some tips to spruce them up.
Breast cancer is one of the most common cancers in women in Australia. Exercise can begin at any point throughout or after breast cancer therapy. It is never too late to start. Instead of exercising too much or too intensively when you first start. It is crucial to start gently and build up to the appropriate amount of activity.