With the new sporting year kicking off many parents are considering mouthguards to help minimise possible injury. Mouthguards absorb the shock experienced by a blow to the face, which might otherwise result in an injury to the mouth or jaw.
While many of us know the thyroid organ, if you ask the average person what our thyroid actually does, you’re likely to be met with a blank stare and we don’t blame you. James Jensen from Australian Nutrition Centre explains more about the thyroid and asks the question is yours out of whack?
The GIVIT Storms and Flooding Appeal will be able to increase its support services to flood affected Queenslanders following a $50,000 donation from the Queensland Country Group.
Have you ever joined a boot camp or started a 6-week challenge to achieve that New Year's resolution of losing weight ? Were you one of the unfortunate participants who injured their knee during burpees or did you tweak your lower back lifting weights? Are you left asking yourself what do I do now to lose weight and resolve me knee or back injury?
Do you grunt, groan, and ratchet yourself to a standing position as you get out of bed in the morning? Then, after stretching and moving around for a few minutes, do you feel the achiness and stiffness abate (at least some of it)? There’s a reason for this…
As Coeliac Awareness Week kicks off today, our friend, James Jensen, from the Australian Nutrition Centre is encouraging people to be aware of the symptoms, as a growing number of cases continue to go undiagnosed. Here, James explains some of the common symptoms associated with Coeliac Disease and the importance of getting tested.
Twenty six people had an extra reason to smile last Friday, thanks to Queensland Country’s Dental Rescue Day, which provided a full day of pro bono dental treatment for vulnerable community members.
Like many Queenslanders, Queensland Country Health Fund has been saddened to see the devastating impact of the flooding in South-East Queensland and Northern New South Wales.
Our Executive Manager, Glenn Seri talks us through what Queensland Country Health Fund has been through in the last six months and what the future holds for us.