How is your immune system?

How is your immune system?

There is much we can do to improve our own immune systems. Many of us are having to work from home with perhaps not an ideal work set up, and it is something which is important to address for our health.  As we all do our best to try and avoid COVID-19, there is a...
Are You Sitting Comfortably?

Are You Sitting Comfortably?

Our bodies are not designed to sit for long periods in a chair, however today often our work dictates this is necessary. Why not make some small changes to your posture to make this as pain free as possible? You could sit in comfort at your desk. Firstly, what is...

A Major Cause of Pain

Trigger points are a major cause of pain within our bodies. Many people grimly live with very real pain which has often been misdiagnosed as something else, or had it categorized as imaginary. The knot-like characteristics of trigger points have been written about for...

Pain and Aging

A question sometimes asked is ‘Why do animals not seem to develop the same sort of muscular pains and injuries as humans do?’ A popular idea in answer to this is that we, as humans, were not originally designed to live much beyond 35-40 years old. After...

How posture affects your mood

An interesting experiment was done where the testosterone and cortisol levels were measured in people who were in different poses. The testosterone in your body gives a feeling of ‘confidence’, whereas cortisol gives the feelings of ‘stress’....