Are you a Weekend Warrior?

8 Mar 2016 9:52 AM – Dr. Gabie Falconer (Chiropractor) Australia is regarded as a sports loving nation and this month we will see the launch of some of our favorite codes of sport, The National Rugby League (NRL), Rugby Union & Netball. As winter dawns upon...

Move It or Lose It

Do you watch TV? Drive to work? Commute via bus or train? Work at a computer? We all do it- Sit – and unfortunately it’s becoming a big health problem, according to experts. We may not think sitting is as detrimental to our health as smoking, drinking, but we...

Foods to Boost your Mental Health

Did you know that one in five Australians will suffer from a mental illness in any given year? The most common types are depression, anxiety or substance use disorders. Depression is just one type of mental illness that may be helped by a number of lifestyle changes....

Is it time to Replace your Pillow?

Could your pillow be affecting how well you are sleeping? How to know when (and why) it might be time to replace your pillow….. How to know if it is time for a new pillow? Think about when you woke up this morning – how did you feel? Did you wake up with a...

Exercising with Diabetes

Diabetes is one of the most talked about lifestyle diseases in the media, it is a serious issue facing the world at the moment and it is getting worse! It is already one of the most demanding issues facing the healthcare system and the incidence of diabetes is...

Healthy Bones

Happy World Osteoporosis Day! To celebrate, we’d like to give you a simple list of where to find 3 key bone-building nutrients – calcium, vitamin D and protein! Calcium One of the most important ingredients for bone health is calcium (not to mention nerve...

10 Healthy Back Tips

From the desk of Dr. Kathie (Chiropractor) Did you know that October 16th is World Spine Day? To help you have a healthier spine this World Spine Day, here are my top 10 tips to keep your spine healthy and pain free! Exercise Regularly– This doesn’t have to be...

Cancer Fighting Plant Foods!

Eat food. Not too much. Mostly plants. This statement was originally made by author Michael Pollan. Eating plant foods, vegetables, fruits and seeds, can help keep you healthy and prevent the development of other unwanted diseases, such as cancer.  Conversely, eating...

Healthy Joints

Do you experience swollen and painful joints? Do your knees, hips and knuckles feel like they are on fire? Are you finding it harder to be active and agile? These complaints are common symptoms of arthritis.   While there are many different types of arthritis...