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January 30, 2020

Smart Eating Week

Smart Eating Week is from the 10th – 16th February. It is an initiative that aims to highlight how dietitians can help you make smart and healthy food choices that align with your nutrition related goals. It can be overwhelming to navigate making Smart Eating decisions...

January 30, 2020

Glen Iris Podiatrist Hot Summer Feet Tips!

Summer means hot weather and spending more time in open footwear (eg. thongs) or no footwear in some cases. It is very important that you look after your summer feet and our Glen Iris Podiatrist has outlined 5 hot tips to keep your feet healthy and...

January 25, 2020

Load management and how to train smart

As we are now into the New Year period, athletes of all ages will be soon returning to training or sport after a well-earned break. While it is important to have a mental and physical rest from training, it is a good time to consider...

January 24, 2020

GLA:D Hip and Knee Program in Glen Iris

Do you suffer with hip or knee osteoarthritis (OA)? We are excited that in 2020 we will again be running the GLA:D Hip and Knee Program in Glen Iris and Malvern East!  GLA:D®, or Good Life with Arthritis: Denmark, is an education and exercise program developed...

January 6, 2020

What is a rotator cuff injury?

The rotator cuff are a group of muscles and tendons that surround the shoulder and support the head of the humerus (upper arm) into the shallow socket of the shoulder joint. They are important in stabilising the shoulder. These muscles and tendons are highly susceptible...

December 27, 2019

Setting Nutrition Goals

The beginning of a New Year means it’s often time for resolutions. These almost always include a health related change, such as ‘eating healthier’ or ‘losing weight’. However, all too often these drastic lifestyle modifications only last weeks, maybe even days. So, how can we set...

December 23, 2019

We are open this festive season!

Wishing everyone a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year this festive season! It is such as great time of year catching up with family and friends, festive eating and if you're lucky a time of travelling.  However your health does not need to be put...

December 14, 2019

5 Tips for Travelling with Back Pain

It is an exciting time to be travelling somewhere new, but for some, travel can mean discomfort or pain in the back, especially over long-distance trips. Check out our tips below to make sure you are HolidayFit! 1.Schedule regular breaks If you are planning a road trip which...

December 9, 2019

What is remedial massage therapy?

Remedial massage is the assessment and treatment of the soft tissue structures of the body (muscles, tendons, ligaments, fascia).  Generally people seek massage therapy for pain, recovery following injury, improve their mobility or help reduce tension and stress. With so many different types of therapists...

November 28, 2019

Our Glen Iris Dietitian picks their summer recipe

Summer time means warm weather and plenty of BBQ's. But it doesn't have to be the same old BBQ food, as our Glen Iris Dietitian has a picked an awesome recipe for you to try this summer. Barbecued haloumi & vegetable salad This summer salad recipe is...