Blood Pressure and Exercise

Blood Pressure and Exercise

Blood Pressure and Exercise Jarrod Wilson (Exercise Physiologist – Burnie) Did you know that hypertension (high blood pressure) is the most common condition that affects the circulatory system; the heart and blood vessels? Blood pressure remains a vital health...
Active Workplaces

Active Workplaces

Active Workplaces Jarrod Wilson (Exercise Physiologist – Burnie) Here’s something to think about… Australians spend approximately one third of their life at work. It is well established that low cardio-respiratory fitness causes significantly more deaths than other...
Respiratory Muscle Training

Respiratory Muscle Training

Respiratory Muscle Training Jarrod Wilson (Exercise Physiologist – Burnie) There are a number of conditions that can affect the airways, causing obstruction and difficulty with breathing. The effect on someone’s health can range from a mild disturbance to breathing to...
World Asthma Day

World Asthma Day

Asthma – What You Need to Know Jarrod Wilson (Exercise Physiologist – Burnie) What is Asthma? Asthma is a chronic medical condition that affects the airways, leading to reversible airway obstruction. Asthmatic cases can range from very mild to severe with some cases...
What is an Exercise Physiologist?

What is an Exercise Physiologist?

An Exercise Physiologist: What Do They Do? Jarrod Wilson (Exercise Physiologist – Burnie) You’re an Exercise Physiologist… so what is it that you do? Exercise Physiologists are often confronted with this question, so if you are one to not know the answer, read on! It...
Exercise at Work: The Physical Activity Paradox

Exercise at Work: The Physical Activity Paradox

Exercise at Work: Is it Really Good For You? Daniel Reeves (Physiotherapist – Burnie) In this month’s blog we look at the physical activity paradox; why physical activity at work does not result in the cardiovascular health benefits that leisure time physical...