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Claims to ACC over the summer month period

In New Zealand we love our beaches, outdoor activities, barbeques, jandals and backyard cricket. ACC had a number of claims, over the December 2015 to…

Posted in , , on 3 February 2017 | 0 Comments

Why physio?

In previous blogs I have given lots of suggestions about what people might do for themselves to help with problems they are facing, but maybe it is ti…

Posted in on 28 October 2014 | 1 Comments

I get quite sore hips/pelvis from walking, I’ve been fitted for shoes but it’s still quite sore. Is there anything I can do to help this?

This is an excerpt from our latest ebook: Ask a Sports Physio, download the book for more advice and tips. As a physio looking at the body as a machin…

Posted in , , on 22 August 2014 | 0 Comments

Physiotherapy and secondary school sport

At this time, Physiotherapy New Zealand is emphasizing the relationship between physiotherapy and sport, capitalizing on the fact that physio is quite…

Posted in , , on 21 August 2014 | 0 Comments

What causes cramps and how do I get rid of them?

This is an excerpt from our latest ebook: Ask a Sports Physio, download the book for more advice and tips. A ‘cramp’ is defined as a painful invol…

Posted in , on 14 August 2014 | 0 Comments

Fit for School

Republished with the kind permission of the Taranaki Daily News.  Here is a great little research project for some high school P.E. class. Collect t…

Posted in , , , on 24 February 2014 | 0 Comments

Advice for Christmas Icons

Of course you’ve often wondered, as you sit there with the excellent posture I have inspired you to, what would a physiotherapist say to the key pla…

Posted in , on 20 December 2013 | 2 Comments

I don't know where I'd be without her

“Wendy continually reassured me and often said, ‘Gianni will walk. I will make sure she walks.’ She’s my pillar of strength. She builds my con…

Posted in , on 23 September 2013 | 7 Comments

Great for everyone - cancer rehab

PNZ members Lucy and Steve Osborne run exercise groups for men with a diagnosis of cancer, in Tauranga and Katikati. This is one participant's story.…

Posted in on 12 August 2013 | 0 Comments

Living up to the marketing hype

The perfect body - we loathe it and love it But wait there's moreIn the world we currently inhabit, thanks to a manipulative celebrity-driven media, i…

Posted in , on 4 March 2013 | 0 Comments

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