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Healthy Back Bag COMING soon !

Healthy Back Bag COMING soon !

Style, Comfort, Organised and Healthy ! Iconic international brand, the Healthy Back Bag's teardrop shape distributes weight across the back rather than pulling from one point on the shoulder. The...

Mobility Aids for your Bad Back

Mobility Aids for your Bad Back

We have been listening to our customers ! Newly launched through Bad Backs are a range of back and mobility products designed to make your life easier ! You don’t...

Get excited about getting back to work

Get excited about getting back to work

As we head back to work at the start of the new year, now is the perfect time to make changes that will reverberate through 2018. Make it the best year...

Reducing back pain on holidays

Reducing back pain on holidays

In the midst of a beautiful summer, getting away for some well deserved rest and relaxation is a must. While we can wish that back pain would pack itself off...

When it feels like back pain but it could be something else

When it feels like back pain but it could be something else

How accurate was your last diagnosis from Dr Google? Internet symptom checkers can be very convincing, allowing people to think they have this or that medical condition. But, for reliable...

NEW RELEASE:  Lift Chairs That Will Change Your Life!

NEW RELEASE: Lift Chairs That Will Change Your Life!

We’ve been on the hunt for several years to find a ‘lift chair and recliner’ that has all the latest technology and designed to complement our modern home décor.  And...

Exercise for joint pain: how to make it part of your weekly routine

Exercise for joint pain: how to make it part of your weekly routine

Is exercise part of your weekly routine? If you are suffering joint pain, then it should be. Exercise makes your body stronger, more flexible, better able to balance, energises you...

Back pain and irritable bowel syndrome: how they're linked

Back pain and irritable bowel syndrome: how they're linked

Anecdotal evidence is showing there is a link between back pain and irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). Although around 1 in 5 Australians are thought to have IBS, a small percentage...

Bupa Blog Clip

Bupa Blog Clip

Bupa has put a great article on their website showing some great ideas to improve workplace wellness. Have a read of the article here: Inspiring Ideas

Sound therapy: does it really work for back pain?

Sound therapy: does it really work for back pain?

A new practice of sound therapy is conservative in a medical sense, but radically shakes up our perceptions of healing and the role we can all take in someone’s recovery...

Melbourne scientists break through the pain receptor barrier

Melbourne scientists break through the pain receptor barrier

Melbourne is home to a new discovery that promises to change the development of pain-relief drugs that target intense and chronic pain. Scientists from Monash University, representing the diverse disciplines...

Your fast track to neck comfort and a great night's sleep: a great pillow

Your fast track to neck comfort and a great night's sleep: a great pillow

Is your pillow helping you achieve a solid night’s sleep? There are many aspects to good sleep hygiene that will set you up for a good day and a long...

Manage your mobility and live life on your own terms

Manage your mobility and live life on your own terms

Staying in good health as you age depends a lot on your level of mobility - your ability to perform complex movements that integrate the musculoskeletal, sensory and neural feedback...

From the bottom up: problems caused by flat feet and how to resolve them

From the bottom up: problems caused by flat feet and how to resolve them

Feet are the stabilisers of the body. They are the foundation on which we stand. They are made up of 26 bones, and 100 different muscles from our toes to...

QDEE – Sit and Stand Workstation

QDEE – Sit and Stand Workstation

Bad Backs launches its new sit stand workstation at a great price of $299. The new QDEE sit stand table is a great entry level workstation that enables you to...

Thera Cane® – New Products Launched in Australia !

Thera Cane® – New Products Launched in Australia !

Those clever Thera Cane® people in the USA have launched three more products to their world famous “Original” Thera Cane. The Thera Cane® MAX is a new travel version of...

Preventing back pain is the only 'cure'

Preventing back pain is the only 'cure'

Prevention is the only certain way to cure back pain. Aside from genuine accidents, it is possible to avoid back pain by developing a stronger, more agile body through exercise...

Worried sick: job security and the effect on your health

Worried sick: job security and the effect on your health

When people perceive they may lose their job, they are more likely to develop mental or physical illness like back or neck pain, shedding new light on the common phrase...

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