Back Pain

Non-specific low back pain

Non-specific low back pain… what is it and how can the team at Beyond help!?  What is non-specific low back pain? Non-specific low back pain is defined as low back pain that is not caused [...]

How Beyond Can Help Low Back Pain

MEET JOHN... John is a 35 year old male office worker with a history of niggling low back pain.  Yesterday John noticed his back pain building while out running a particularly hard run.  The pain [...]

How To Set Up Your Desk Properly At Work

Workplace Ergonomics – Setting up for Sustainability The term “ergonomics” is a hot topic in today’s society, one that is constantly thrown around in the desk-worker population. As regularly as it is used however, it [...]

Prevention Of Low Back Pain

Prevention of low back pain, some tips that may help you! There are many conditions which can lead to lower back pain which can vary from muscle strains, disc issues and joint irritation. The cause [...]

Travel Tips To Protect Your Back!

That winter chill is finally settling in and there are a few of us who are lucky enough to be packing our bags and prepping for some warmth elsewhere. Unfortunately for Australians that usually involves [...]

Sacroiliac Joint Pain

What is the sacroiliac joint? The sacroiliac joint, or SIJ, is the joint that connects the lower part of the spine, known as the sacrum, to the part of the pelvis known as the ilia. [...]

Glutes Glutes Glutes

The glutes are made up of 3 different muscles - glute medius, minimus & maximus which are all found within the confines of the pelvic area. Generally speaking the glutes act to stabilize the pelvis [...]

THE CORE

“THE CORE” ‘The core’ is an umbrella term used to describe the relationship between the abdominal muscles and the pelvic floor. ABDOMINAL MUSCLES The abdominal muscles are essentially made up of 3 layers. The 2 [...]

Disc Bulges

Have you ever heard someone complain about their bulging disc or disc prolapse? Or ever worried that the pain in your back is a ‘slipped’ disc? These are phrases that people talk about quite often [...]