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Opening your bowels after giving Birth – 6 Simple Tips from Women’s Health Physio Kate Goode my Physio SA

Going to the bathroom to open your bowels after birth for the first time can be a worrisome prospect for many new mothers. One of the reasons for this is the lack of knowledge and information available on the topic, it’s not something many friends or family talk about, or share their experiences of! Thanks…

Common AFL Football Injuries and What you can do to prevent them my Physio SA Adelaide Sports Physiotherapist

Common AFL Football injuries that we see include: Ankle Sprains Knee Ligament (ACL) Injuries AC joint (Shoulder) injuries   Australian Rules Football (AFL) is one of favourite Australian sporting past times, played by all genders, ages and skill level. However, with a 360-degree nature to the modern game, injuries are all too frequent, whether it…

Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS) – Drug Free Pain Relief for use in Labour my Physio SA for her – Women’s Health Physiotherapy

Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS) is a drug free and non-invasive form of pain relief commonly used during labour. TENS works by sending electrical impulses through the skin to the nerves, which is thought to reduce the brain’s perception of pain by altering the warning signals received from the uterus, cervix and vagina. It is…