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Monthly Archives: November 2018

Oh my GORD!

Oh my GORD! Gastro-Oesophageal Reflux Disease, or GORD, refers to the frequent or severe experience of reflux symptoms, such as heart burn. Individuals who have complications associated with reflux are also considered to have GORD. […]

Blisters

BLISTERS Unfortunately blisters are one of the most common injuries seen in sport. Occurring to around 33- 50% of the population WHAT CAUSES THEM? There is a common misconception that RUBBING causes blisters! But in fact it is more related to the shearing forces of soft tissue + bones inside our feet, rather than [...]

What a corker!

What a corker! Although, in this case, not such a good thing! A “corky” refers to an injury that generally occurs in contact sports, such as football, cricket or hockey, where there is a risk of high impact between equipment or players and the body. This impact can result in [...]