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Prescription Painkillers Leading to Record Levels of Overdose and Addiction: Australia’s Prescription Drug Problem

Chiropractic Moves welcomes Dr Paul Calladine who wrote has written this guest blog for us today. A recent report published by the Penington Institute, Australia’s Annual Overdose Report 2016 (1), highlights some alarming statistics related to the use, and abuse, of prescription medications. Specifically, painkillers, opioids and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs for pain management. The problem is […]

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Achilles Tendinopathy

Named for the bloke that took the poison arrow to the back of his leg in Greek mythology the Achilles tendon has always been a difficult area to manage. They’re very common in runner’s and they can be difficult to manage. They can be very painful during activities like running or stair climbing because they […]

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Happy New Year

Dear Patients, I am happy to announce that after too many days of festive food we are back from holidays and ready once more to take on the aches and pains of Paddington Brisbane. Our hours for the New Year are: Monday 8-6 Tuesday 8-6 Wednesday 8-6 Thursday 8-7 Friday 8-6 Saturday 8-1 Dr Michael […]

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We Are Back! Chiropractors available for appointments.

We are back in the clinic and are ready to help with your Chiropractic needs. Our hours for 2017 are as follows. Dr. Michael O’Doherty Monday: 8am – 6pm Tuesday: 8am – 6pm Thursday: 8am – 7pm Friday: 8am – 6pm Saturday: 8am – 1pm Dr. Amanda Collins Tuesday: 2pm- 6pm Wednesday: 8am- 6pm Saturday: […]

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Knuckle Duster, or Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Manipulation

Chiropractor’s can crack bones and we can work on loosening up muscles too. Now we have a new tool, called the edge tool, for working on the bits in between. Your connective tissue is composed mainly of tendons, ligaments and fascia and it is these tissues that the edge tool is designed to work on. […]

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WHO is thriving?

Dear Patients, We are excited to inform you all that we have recently begun using the World Health Organisation’s (WHO’s) latest assessment tool, this is software published by the WHO for the express purpose of tracking your baby’s development. The data therein are compiled from sources all over the world and to the best of […]

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Game of Thrones!

I recently had a patient in our clinic present with right index finger pain of about 2 months after no particular injury. The condition was particularly worrying for that patient, a dressmaker, as she had noticed reduced grip strength holding tongs at a BBQ the previous evening due to the pain involved and any loss […]

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More crackin to get your backin

Dear patients, It’s been a little while since my last post but I am pleased to let you all know that we are busy enough that I feel confident to quit my job on the south side and I will now be in Paddington full time! From the week starting monday 28/11/16 my hours at […]

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A Firm Grip on Things

Grip strength is fast becoming a very reliable indicator of health in many ways. It is widely known and accepted to be a good indicator of heart health and increasing your grip strength with exercises can even help reduce your blood pressure. Furthermore, grip strength is very important for the over all function of the […]

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Sports Chiro Australia

Hi everyone,   As some of you may have noticed I was away last weekend as I had a long drive down to Coffs to attend the Sports Chiropractic Australia ‘symposium’. All in all a great weekend and very educational on a  number of levels. Recently Dr Peter Garbutt, the head of Sports Chiropractic Australia […]

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