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Food Intolerances

Food Intolerances

Food Intolerances Many chronic health conditions can be triggered by unidentified and untreated food intolerance's. If you have any of the following recurring symptoms then you may be suffering from food intolerance. Do not ignore these warning signs or your...
Understanding Food Allergies

Understanding Food Allergies

Understanding Food Allergies Allergies occur when an overactive immune system produces proteins called IgE antibodies against substances in the environment that are otherwise harmless — pollens, house dust mites, moulds, animal hair (dander), and in some cases, specific food proteins....
Magnesium – What is it?

Magnesium – What is it?

Magnesium – What Is It? Magnesium is the fourth most abundant mineral in the body and is essential to good health. Approximately 50% of total body magnesium is found in bone. The other half is found predominantly inside cells of...
Vitamin D

Vitamin D

Vitamin D Australia is well known for its abundance of sunshine. Hence, it is perhaps surprising that vitamin D deficiency is a common condition affecting a large proportion of Australians. A recognised consequence of low vitamin D is osteomalacia in...
Sports Injuries

Sports Injuries

Sports Injuries Sports injuries are commonly caused by overuse, direct impact, or the application of force that is greater than the body part can structurally withstand. An injury that happens suddenly, such as a sprained ankle caused by an awkward...
Posture

Posture

What is Good Posture? Posture is the position in which you hold your body upright against gravity while standing, sitting or laying down. Good posture helps to minimise the amount of strain imposed on our muscles, joints and ligaments whilst...
Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis

What is Osteoporosis? Osteoporosis is a disease in which the bones become fragile and brittle. They fracture more easily than normal bone. Even a minor bump or fall can cause a serious fracture. Half of all women and one-third of...
Joint Pain & Arthritis

Joint Pain & Arthritis

What is Arthritis? Arthritis is a major cause of disability and handicap in Australia affecting people of all ages and walks of life. Arthritis is not a single condition. Arthritis literally means inflammation of the joint. There are over 150...