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Sport & Injuries

Sport & Injuries

By its very nature, exercise and sport can cause injuries. Whatever those injuries are, many practitioners consider that the cause of the injury, and the result of the injury, is muscle weakness - and what is needed is strengthening exercises. So the recommendation is exercise, exercise and more exercise to somehow enable repair and rehabilitation. It rarely works, and because

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Sleep. Why is it so important?

Sleep. Why is it so important?

Sleep is one of the most important health measures we have. Recent American research shows that lack of sleep is epidemic and constitutes a public health crisis. Poor sleep quality has been proven to result in poor physical health, poor memory, and in fact nearly all people suffering mental health problems have a history of

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What is Osteopathy and how can it help me?

What is Osteopathy and how can it help me?

Osteopathy is a system of manual medicine which aims to improve health, function and well-being by removal of the mechanical dysfunctions, fascial strain patterns and movement restrictions which are part of illness and poor function, and which can hinder a return to good health.  These mechanical restrictions make your body mechanically and physiologically inefficient -

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Massage at Central Sydney Osteopathy

Massage at Central Sydney Osteopathy

Enjoying a massage in here at CSO can be one of the most effective ways to relieve daily stresses and to relax. Massage therapy can reduce muscle tension, increase joint mobility and improve posture.  The massage therapists at Central Sydney Osteopathy offer a range of therapies, including remedial massage, pregnancy massage, fascial release and craniosacral

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Getting Older, Becoming Vulnerable.

Getting Older, Becoming Vulnerable.

As we age, your mobility and your balance are integral to you good health. Nothing keeps you happy and healthy like the ability to perform the required activities of daily living independently, to dress yourself, feed yourself, work, walk, play bowls, golf, cycle or shop, travel or garden.   At CSO we really enjoy offering care to many

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You’ve Got the Flu. Now what?

You’ve Got the Flu. Now what?

Firstly, you've had the vaccination that matches the circulating strain? Yes? No?  In either case, stay home, as much as you can. The flu virus hangs around in the air for up to 2 hours, so don't go out to get it, and don't go out to spread it.  Breathe only warm air, drink only warm fluids. 

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Fractures in Detail

Fractures in Detail

When a bone is broken, it will initially need to be x-rayed or scanned and your medical doctor will decide on a course of action that may be splinting, an open surgical reduction or no action at all.  But the trauma that caused the break is not confined to the broken bone - that just

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How can acupuncture help?

How can acupuncture help?

The acupuncture clinic in Newtown offers individual, tailored treatments to reduce symptoms associated with many health disorders. According to Chinese medicine theory, the body’s Qi (or energy) flows through the body along specific pathways (meridians) and connects the body’s tissues with internal organs. Imbalances in this energy such as blockage or weakness can cause pain,

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Diet & physical wellbeing

Diet & physical wellbeing

At CSO every day for 30 years, we have seen the saddening consequences of an inadequate diet. There's little that needs to be said about poor diet - we all know that crisps, coke and hamburgers and tv dinners are not a healthy choice. Most often, this diet lacks animal protein. The person who makes

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