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  • Why Sports Therapy is Essential in Achieving Greater Heights in Your Sports Career

    We all understand the busy training schedule of athletes striving to achieve perfection. In many cases, athletes have to pay extra attention to their health concerns, such as unexpected muscular problems. While sports physiotherapy can be vital in addressing such issues, it's essential to understand more about how this discipline can be of more importance to you. Most sports clubs hire sports therapists for good reasons. They are crucial in guiding sportspeople to reach optimal physical condition, and together with other health professionals, help trainees achieve maximum potential.
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  • Considerations When Looking for a Gynecologist for In-Vitro Fertilisation Treatment

    Most parents will tell you that parenthood can be challenging. However, the very same parents would not substitute the experience of being a parent with anything else. Therefore, you need to see a gynecologist for In-Vitro fertilisation (IVF) if you or your partner have fertility problems. The procedure gives hope of parenthood to couples. That said, it is critical to choose the right fertility doctor since there is no room for mistakes.
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  • Why You Need Physio After a Foot or Leg Amputation

    Is it ever possible to psychologically prepare yourself for the amputation of a leg or foot? When the amputation is necessary as an exhaustive measure to remove a malignant growth or when it's due to a particular pre-existing condition (such as complications from diabetes), you will at least be able to discuss the amputation with your doctor, allowing you to know what to expect. When the amputation is a necessity after a traumatic injury, the decision to remove your foot or leg will need to be made quickly, without much opportunity for mental preparation.
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  • Signs that You Need Bladder Cancer Screening

    Early screening of bladder cancer can significantly increase the chances of successful treatment before it spreads to other parts of the body. With that in mind, it is important to keep your eyes peeled for these telltale signs that could indicate early stages of bladder cancer. It is, however, worth noting that these symptoms could also indicate less serious complications other than cancer. Therefore, you should always consult your doctor first before jumping into any conclusions.
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  • 4 Ways Runners Can Combat Plantar Fasciitis

    Many runners have felt the tell-tale sign of plantar fasciitis: a nagging ache in the heel that is worse first thing in the morning. This condition occurs when the repeated impact of running puts too much strain on the plantar fascia, the connective tissue that extends along the bottom of the foot. Plantar fasciitis is notoriously difficult to overcome, but these four tips can help you beat the odds. 1. Rest and Recover
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  • Health Benefits of Attending Yoga Classes

    If you have been seeing a chiropractor in an attempt to restore the function of your joints, you may want to consider complementing this form of therapy with yoga. If you have been thinking that yoga is all about contorting your body in weird positions, you are mistaken. The reality is that yoga helps with balancing out your mind and body. Additionally, regular yoga classes will also help in building your strength while enhancing your flexibility.
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  • 3 Benefits of Living in a Retirement Village With a Work Shed

    While you may be ready to leave your home and move into a retirement village, you may not be so happy to lose the work shed you have at home. If you like working on projects in your shed or simply appreciate some bloke time surrounded by your tools, then this will be a big loss for you. However, many retirement communities have a communal work shed or workshop on site.
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  • Brief List of Common Surgeries Performed On the Foot

    While you need your feet for your mobility, most people tend to overlook caring for their feet as much as they would, for example, pay close attention to their face! Not only are your feet crucial to your entire body, but these parts are quite intricate too, made up of numerous bones, tendons, ligaments and muscles. Although feet are quite hard-wearing, they can become vulnerable to some problems. Failure to have these foot problems corrected in time can lead to excessive damage to your feet and even compromise your overall mobility.
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  • Understanding Private Label Pharmaceuticals And How They Benefit You, The Customer

    While private pharmaceutical businesses are huge in America, turning in over 115 billion dollars in 2015, it has increasingly been growing in Australia as well. While the rise of these brand names that you don't recognise and have no history with may be a bit of a shock, there is nothing to worry about. Rather, the increased availability of these products is a net positive for the consumers who regularly need to buy items from the pharmacy not covered by Medicare.
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  • Should You Be Worried About the Veins in Your Legs?

    Do you find yourself looking more closely at your legs these days? Are you staring at veins that appear to swell up when you're sitting down and go away when you elevate? You may have noticed a development in this condition over the past few months, and this may be accompanied by a "heavy" feeling or swelling. This sounds like a case of varicose veins, which is quite common in the adult population and especially in women who are pregnant.
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