Indepth article - Exercise - August 17, 2018
Regular physical activity is associated with many health benefits, but several factors may increase your risk of injury and adverse health effects: not least the physical environment in which you carry out your physical activity. Learn more.
Introductory article - Exercise - July 27, 2018
Physical activity is associated with numerous health benefits, but may also be associated with increased risk of injury. What can you do to prevent physical activity and exercise related injury and enjoy improved health?
Introductory article - Know Yourself - June 29, 2018
Metabolic syndrome describes the presence of several metabolic conditions which individually or collectively increase your risk for potentially life limiting health conditions. Prevalence of metabolic syndrome is increasing globally. Are you at risk?
Study - Know Yourself - June 22, 2018
Bone loss may be part of the ageing process, but not a foregone conclusion. Some risk factors for osteoporosis you can’t change, but certain lifestyle practices can be used to your advantage to decrease your risk for osteoporosis.
Introductory article - Exercise - May 25, 2018
Swimming is a popular water based physical activity which can provide participants with a range of health benefits. To maximise the benefits there are several factors to consider when participating in water based physical activity.