Category : Brain training

What is Anxiety – How does it affect pain?

What is Anxiety – How does it affect pain?
What is Anxiety - How does it affect pain? Anxiety contributes to how your pain affects you. As the brain interprets signals from an injury, high anxiety may amplify the message

Helping you to Recover From Whiplash Injury

Helping you to Recover From Whiplash Injury
Posted by Helen Potter on 22 December 2017 | Filed under Brain training, Chronic Pain, In Touch Physiotherapy, Pain, Physiotherapy, Tips
Recover from Whiplash Injury Recovery following a whiplash injury ranges from full recovery to mild or persistent pain and disability. 50% of individuals fully recover 25% develo

‘Maintain brain size – exercise’

‘Maintain brain size – exercise’
Posted by Helen Potter on 22 December 2017 | Filed under Blog, Brain training, In Touch Physiotherapy
Maintain brain size - exercise'           Aerobic exercise improves memory function and maintains brain health as we age. (Australia’s Nation

Mindfulness – A useful tool to manage pain

Mindfulness – A useful tool to manage pain
Posted by Helen Potter on 12 November 2017 | Filed under Brain training, Chronic Pain, In Touch Physiotherapy, Tips
From PainHEALTH Website -modified by Helen Potter 2017 Mindfulness is about being here now, being 'present' or in the moment. While the idea is simple, embodying mindfulness is not easy

Is back stiffness all in the mind?

Is back stiffness all in the mind?
Is back stiffness all in the mind? This is a small study but it reinforces my active approach to helping clients move well. Helen Potter FACP New scientific evidence (Nature journal S
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