Category: Health & Medical

Man exercising

Feel The Burn: Working Out In Extreme Heat

December 14, 2015 - 2 min read
Man exercising

When we work out, we expect to sweat – but working out under the hot Australian sun during can seem harder than usual. Here our our 3 biggest tips to help you keep cool while working out in the heat.

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4 Common Causes of Back Pain

December 11, 2015 - 2 min read
man holding hand over lower back

Back injuries and pain can become a major inconvenience on our every day life – but what causes it? We look into some of the most common causes of back pain.

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7 Steps To A Happier & Healthier Lifestyle

December 9, 2015 - 2 min read
happy woman holding hands over her head

We all aim to lead a healthier lifestyle, but often find excuses or no time to achieve our goals. Here are our tips to incorporate into your every day routine to help get you on the right track to a healthier and happier lifestyle.

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Glute Workouts For A Better Behind

November 27, 2015 - 4 min read
Woman doing squats

Fat-Loss If you’re struggling to lose stubborn fat on your hips, bum or thighs unfortunately there’s no magic trick to weight-loss. You’ll need undying motivation, as well as performing weight and cardio training, paired with a good diet. Although spot reduction (fat loss in a certain area) is a myth, targeted weight training will help […]

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Make a will so you will have the final say

No Will? No Way!

November 27, 2015 - 2 min read
Make a will so you will have the final say

Where do your assets go? Who looks after your will? We’ve answered every question you have about creating your will. read on to find out more.

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Tips for creating a more ergonomic work environment

Workplace Ergonomics: Avoiding A Bad Back

November 27, 2015 - 2 min read
Tips for creating a more ergonomic work environment

3 Golden Rules For Ergonomics When lifting any object at work, you should always use your largest muscle groups. This will help you avoid injuring any smaller muscle groups or joints (i.e. bending your legs and using you leg muscles instead of your back. Regardless of what task you’re performing at work, you shouldn’t stay […]

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Your Good Looks Will Last Longer With Good Teeth

Saving Face With A Cosmetic Dentist

November 19, 2015 - 3 min read
Your Good Looks Will Last Longer With Good Teeth

No More Nightmares Historically, a visit to the dentist has long been the stuff of nightmares. You’ll be pleased to know it’s not like that anymore. Much effort has been put into making visits to the dentist a more comfortable experience. The modern dental clinic has music, not Muzak. Lighting in the premises is now […]

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Home Modifications For Your Ageing Relatives

November 19, 2015 - 2 min read
Mobility indoor chair stair lifts

Home modifications for the elderly range from minor to major works, and there are multiple organisations across Australia that specialise in providing the elderly with Assistive Technologies and home maintenance programs. For more comprehensive information, check out Independent Living Centres Australia, Home Modifications Australia or your State Government site. Here are a few of the […]

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Drought in desert

El Niño: What is it?

November 18, 2015 - 3 min read
Drought in desert

Ok, so we have all heard the weather forecasters talking about it, but what exactly is El Niño? Here at LocalSearch we have done our research to bring you the ins and outs of this extreme weather pattern, as well as how it could affect us here in Australia. For all you need to know […]

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