Experiencing lower body pain? It could be piriformis syndrome

Woman experiencing lower back pain

It might sound like a mouthful (and it is), but this disorder is one that still affects Aussies right across the country. Usually including the hip, hamstring and buttocks, (and sciatic discomfort), Piriformis Syndrome shows up as pain throughout these areas. The disorder often appears when the sciatic nerve is irritated or compressed by the […]

What is musculoskeletal pain? Understanding the signs and symptoms

Man feeling muscle pain in his wrist and hands

Generally affecting the bones and surrounding muscle groups (including ligaments, tendons and nerves) this condition causes acute discomfort to the area. This happens rapidly, and can often be long-lasting if left untreated. In some cases, the pain can also spread far and wide across the body, but can also be completely isolated to one specific […]