Your Health & Environmental Influences

Your Health & Environmental Influences

It’s no surprise that there are many things in this crazy world that are not good for our health - mentally, physically or emotionally. Being unaware, or complacent of your own well-being and of the influences that exist in our daily environment, can lead to on-going symptoms that you may consider to be “normal”.

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Infrared Sauna as a complementary treatment for chronic pain

Infrared Sauna as a complementary treatment for chronic pain

At The Health Lodge we actively seek innovative ways to better improve our patient outcomes; we’re excited to introduce our new Sun Stream infrared sauna and share the many benefits, particularly for chronic pain.

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I Have Fibromyalgia – What Can I Do?

I Have Fibromyalgia – What Can I Do?

Fibromyalgia is an often debilitating and isolating condition involving soft tissue pain and stiffness, particularly in localised tender points; unrelenting fatigue; cognitive impairment; and other symptoms that vary between patients. Once dismissed by mainstream medicine, fibromyalgia is now known as a disorder of central sensitivity.  To know that it’s not all in your head brings relief, but after being diagnosed, you may be left wondering, what’s next? What therapies are the most effective? Will things ever be back to normal?

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Chronic Fatigue: Unravelling the Mystery

Chronic Fatigue: Unravelling the Mystery

There are a number of modern diseases that are baffling medical science. Illnesses such as fibromyalgia, IBS and chronic fatigue are all poorly understood by doctors, which makes them very challenging to treat and in most cases patients are informed that their condition cannot be cured. Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) is a complicated disorder characterised by extreme fatigue that can’t be explained by any other underlying condition. 

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