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The forgotten muscles

Even if you are a regular Gym attendee, there is still a good-to-fair chance that while you are working some important muscles in your...

Musculoskeletal chest pain

If you are experiencing pain in your chest and any form of medical emergency can be ruled out, it might be musculoskeletal. Here are...

A pain in the backside

A pain in the buttock can be exactly that – a pain in the butt. It can interfere with exercise, sleep and hobbies, and...

Preparing for school and club sport

Now that school and club sports teams trainings and games are gearing up again, what can your young athletes do to better prepare for...

Returning to exercise post-lockdown

Alert Level 2 has meant a much bigger step back to life as we knew it before lockdown. Businesses are opening their doors again,...

How to work from home ergonomically

After four and a half weeks of lockdown, and even as we move into Alert Level Three, figuring out how to work from home...

HealthZone Physio: Telehealth services

With New Zealand and the world having more or less ground to a sudden halt, when it comes to our injuries and pain, the...

Dry Needling

Dry needling is a technique often recruited by physiotherapists in the management of myofascial trigger points – or muscle "knots” as they can more...

Game Ready: cold compression therapy

The use of ice to manage post-operative and acute injuries has been well established in healthcare for many decades. The proposed mechanism of action...

Is your neck causing headaches?

Headaches will affect up to 96% of us in our lives at one stage or another. While most require time, patience, some medications or...

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Lessons from A Silver Fern

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The forgotten muscles

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The Menstrual Cycle and How It Affects the Female Athlete

It’s well-known that sex differences between men and woman exist. Differences that affect your physiology. But what’s not so well known is how these differences...

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