21 Sep 2017
Eccentric exercise explained by Professor Ken Nosaka
Exercises involving eccentric movements that contract or lengthen muscles have increased health benefits, explains Professor Ken Nosaka in this video.
24 Jul 2017
Treatment for children with Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease
A new research study has found that for children with Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, the most effective way to treat their condition is with exercise.
27 Sep 2016
Unravelling the genetic mystery behind mitochondrial disease
Mitochondrial disease is an illness that robs its sufferers of energy, and damages muscles and major organs like the brain and heart. About 1 in…
30 Jul 2014
GP Q/A: Cracking knuckles
Cracking knuckles does not cause arthritis but too much knuckle cracking can cause joint pain in knuckles and fingers, Dr. Joe explains.
16 Apr 2014
Physio Q/A: Text neck
Neck and shoulder pain are classic text neck symptoms. Physiotherapy can relieve pain and prevent pain from worsening.
20 Aug 2013
Avocado and coconut ice cream
This raw food recipe for vegan icecream with avocado and coconut is not only vegan, it’s also sugar free and gluten free. But it’s rich,…
20 Aug 2013
These crispy homemade chips are packed with flavour and nutrients. It’s amazing that just by drying kale, a delicious leafy green, you end up with…
30 Mar 2013
Young runners, are you wearing the right running shoe?
Many of today’s running shoes feature a heavy cushioned heel. New research presented at the 2013 Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons(AAOS) found that these shoes may alter an adolescent runner’s biomechanics (the forces exerted by muscles and gravity on the skeletal structure) and diminish performance. Researchers…
01 Jan 2013
Study of Sutures Versus Staples for Skin Closure After Surgical Procedures of Hip
Skin closure either by sutures or staples is required after any surgical procedure of the hip.The purpose of this study is to compare the amount of drainage between patients who have had either staples or sutures placed for skin closure. Official Title A Comparative Randomized Efficacy Study of Sutures Versus…