Monthly Archives: July 2015

World-first physiotherapy trial targets hip pain

By |July 24th, 2015|

Article by: Karen Keast 

A Melbourne physiotherapist is conducting a world-first study into a crippling condition that causes pain on the outside of the hip, particularly common in post-menopausal women.The Gluteal La Trobe (GLoBE) trial is investigating whether a hormone supplement and targeted exercise programs can improve the symptoms of greater trochanteric pain syndrome (GTPS).The syndrome causes […]

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Is Yoga actually beneficial for you?

By |July 24th, 2015|

Yoga is one of those activities that can be difficult to get a handle on. There’s a lot of different types, it means different things to different people, and there are a lot of unique preferences. So is yoga actually good for you?

Breaking down yoga styles might take a while. Bikram is ‘hot’ yoga, where […]

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