Knee Replacement

TOTAL KNEE REPLACEMENT

What is a Total Knee Replacement (TKR)? When health professionals use expressions such as ‘total knee’, they mean a joint replacement operation in which the

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whiplash

WHIPLASH

What is Whiplash? Whiplash is defined as an acute acceleration/ deceleration injury to the cervical spine (neck), where the head is flung forwards and backwards

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Vertigo

VERTIGO (BPPV)

What is Vertigo (BPPV)? Benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV) is the most common disorder of the inner ear’s vestibular system, which is a vital part

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Shoulder Impingement

SHOULDER IMPINGEMENT

What is Shoulder Impingement? Shoulder impingement is a condition in which the tendons or bursa within your shoulder joint get trapped intermittently during shoulder movement. 

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Sever's Disease

SEVER’S DISEASE

If you’re a young basketballer/netballer/footballer and have heel pain when playing basketball or sports involving running or jumping, you may have a particular growth pain

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Safe lifting

SAFE LIFTING

How lifting can injure your back When you lift, your back is put under stress. Twisting or jerking while lifting and carrying can injure the

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Rotator Cuff Repair

ROTATOR CUFF REPAIR

What is a Rotator Cuff Repair? The rotator cuff is comprised of four muscles and their tendons that attach from the scapula to the humerus. 

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osteoarthritis

OSTEOARTHRITIS

What is Osteoarthritis? Osteoarthritis (OA) is a condition that can affect the joints in your body. The most common joints that develop OA  are in

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leg pain

NOCTURNAL LEG CRAMPS

Nocturnal leg cramps can lead to a rude awakening: you’re suddenly sleepless and in pain in the middle of the night.  Symptoms of nocturnal leg

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meniscal tear

MENISCAL TEAR

Commonly known as a torn cartilage, a meniscal tear is damage to the meniscus that sits within your knee joint. The knee meniscus is a

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Woman with calf strain or tear

CALF MUSCLE STRAIN/TEAR

Sharp stabbing, tearing sensation in your calf whilst accelerating, jumping or running? You may have sustained a calf strain/tear. What is a calf muscle strain/tear?

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Man holding sore back

BACK PAIN

Back pain is pain that is felt in the lower part of the spine.  It is a sign that the joints, muscles or other parts

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Strapped Ankle Sprain

ANKLE SPRAIN

Ankle ligament sprains occur when you roll or twist your ankle. You are at greater risk of this if
you are involved in sports that comprise jumping and lateral movements such as netball, football, basketball and tennis.

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