How Can a Women’s Health Physiotherapist Help with Breast Cancer Treatment? Advice from my Physio SA

Did you know one in eight Australian women will be diagnosed with breast cancer by the time they turn 85? Thanks to measures such as early detection and great improvements in treatment, Breast Cancer Survivorship is on the rise. Treatment choices include: Surgery Chemotherapy Radiation Hormonal/target therapies                …

Steroid Injections: Have you or someone you know been told you need to have one? my Physio SA Explains

A GP or specialist may refer you for a steroid injection, but what is it?   A steroid, or cortisone/corticosteroid, injection contains a strong anti-inflammatory medication that may help to settle pain that is not changing with physiotherapy management or that is hindering you from completing an exercise program or functioning with daily life. A…

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Have you been told to “just live with” your Aches and Pain? Physio Matt Explains what you can do about it!

‘Your aches and pains are just because you are getting old…. and you just have to live with it!’   Do you have aches and pains? And have you been told something like this before?   There is so much information out there that draws attention to the ‘bad things’ that can happen throughout life.…

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…