The Importance of Compliance & Long-term Self-Management

As Exercise Physiologists we specialise in exercise and movement for prevention and management of chronic conditions. Some of these conditions include, but are not limited to, the following: Arthritis and osteoporosis Diabetes Cardiovascular disease Post-surgical rehabilitation Mental health Chronic pain and fatigue Cancer Neurological conditions Pulmonary disease   It is important to understand that a chronic condition…

Mental Health  & Exercise

In the latest statistics as presented by Exercise and Sports Science Australia (ESSA) on mental illness, 45% of Australians will experience a mental illness. This means that one in five people every year will experience some type of mental illness. Of this number, it is believed that 65% will not seek help or treatment, this…