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Ponsonby News November 2016

Are you experiencing increased tension in your neck muscles and shoulders, recurring headaches, pins and needles in your arms or hands, are the kids developing a ‘camel hump’?

Ponsonby News October 2016

I just gave birth to our baby girl and I seem to have quite a few girlfriends expecting babies. Over a recent catch–up we all confessed to the same feelings.

Ponsonby News September 2016

Living the good life lifestyle, sport and fitness. Having operated my Living Osteopathy practice within the greater Western Bays area for almost 20 years, I can confirm that our community really does love ‘Living the Good Life!’

Ponsonby News August 2016

My partner, Tanah, has just returned from Bali, where a trip on a slippery tiled pool area resulted in a painful fractured wrist - ouch! This raised some questions in our household; am I covered by ACC even though the injury happened abroad? How much will ACC ...

Ponsonby News July 2016

‘I’ve got a touch of winter blues’, coupled with an old sports knee injury that seems to resurface every year. It’s school holidays, we are in the mayhem of packing for skiing and little Jack has a nasty lingering cough, post cold and is complaining of ...

SJ interviewed by Helene Ravlich

SJ talks with Helene Ravlich of Ponsonby News. Read it here or download a PDF.

Ponsonby News June 2016

I’m in my late 30s – who am I kidding – I am in my late 40s! And things are changing... Can you please give a few tips to maintain a flexible, healthy body and how can you, as an osteopath, assist me in this process? My husband and I want to live forever.

Ponsonby News May 2016

After a period of interrupted sleep and needing to get up to nurse my daughter for the past six months, I now find it hard to get to sleep at night. I don’t want to take sleeping pills. Any suggestions as to how Osteopathy may help?

Ponsonby News April 2016

I’m fit and sporty, I don’t have any broken or strained muscles. However, my whole back from my heels to my head is very ‘tight’. Increasingly my neck is stiff and my shoulders feel like concrete. Add to this, I’m always ‘rushing’ everywhere and ...

Ponsonby News March 2016

SJ responds to readers’ concerns in the Ponsonby News Healthy Living column. SARAH-JANE ATTIAS: HEALTHY LIVING Welcome to the new column from local osteopath Sarah-Jane Attias who will answer readers’ health concerns. I came to your clinic last year ...