Podiatry

What Are Foam Rollers Used For?

What Are Foam Rollers Used For? Foam rollers are a useful tool for preventing injury, improving recovery, mobility, flexibility, circulation, etc. They are useful for pre and post workout and can also be helpful for recreational or work-related stiffness and soreness. Most likely you have seen them around – at the gym, at your [...]

Stepping Through Shin Splints

Stepping Through Shin Splints Shin splints torment many athletes and amateurs alike. If you haven't experienced it for yourself, you have no doubt heard about the pain it causes in the lower leg, around the front or inside of the shin bone (tibia), and how debilitating the pain can be. Generally, it is a [...]

Now Hiring!

Now Hiring! 13th Beach Health Services is seeking a professional, enthusiastic Remedial Massage Therapist and a Myotherapist to join our growing team of practitioners at our busy clinic in picturesque Barwon Heads. We have 13 practitioners offering Physiotherapy, Osteopathy, Podiatry, Remedial Massage, Clinical Pilates and 4 administration staff providing full-time assistance. This is a [...]

Muscle Strain

Muscle strain, muscle pull and even a muscle tear refer to damage to a muscle or its attaching tendons. You can put undue pressure on muscles during normal daily activities, when lifting heavy items, during sports, or while performing work tasks. Muscle damage can be in the form of tearing - partial or complete, [...]