What is an Okinawan diet and should you go on it?

What is an Okinawan diet and should you go on it?

When we talk about longevity, Okinawa is one place that comes to mind. This southernmost region of Japan has some of the longest-living inhabitants on earth. This makes Okinawa one of the “blue zones” – places in the world where the residents live longer and suffer from fewer age-related disabilities or diseases such as stroke, high blood pressure and high cholesterol. (Other blue zones include Sardinia, Italy, and Ikaria, Greece.) Scientists have been studying Okinawa’s…

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Announcement pending on Latrobe hydrotherapy pool lease saga

A Latrobe hydrotherapy pool remains closed two months on from when the Tasmanian Health Service was asked by Health and Wellbeing Minister Jeremy Rockliff to pursue a short-term lease arrangement to get it reopen so patients can use it again. The pool is owned by Uniting AgeWell and leased and operated by the THS to provide hydrotherapy treatment. Mr Rockliff said an announcement was pending.  Still Waiting: Hydrotherapy patients outside the pool they can’t access…

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Latest Updated Report on Hydrotherapy Treadmills Market 2019-2025| by Major Companies Hydro Physio, Aqquatix, Dynamika, H2O For Fitness

Latest Updated Report on Hydrotherapy Treadmills Market 2019-2025| by Major Companies Hydro Physio, Aqquatix, Dynamika, H2O For Fitness

“Hydrotherapy Treadmills Industry Trends :- Global Hydrotherapy Treadmills market research report from Garner Insights covers market overview — defines characteristics, size and growth, segmentation, regional breakdowns, competitive landscape, market shares, trends and strategies for the Hydrotherapy Treadmills industry. The market size section gives the market revenues, covering both the historic data of the market and forecasting the future. Drivers and restraints are studied with respect to external factors influencing the growth of the market. Industry…

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Rockliff intervenes on hydrotherapy pool lease to get it reopen

The Tasmanian Health Service has been told to seek a short-term lease arrangement in order to get a Latrobe hydrotherapy pool reopen so patients severely impacted for months by its closure due to administrative reasons can start to use it again. It comes after the Minister for Mental Health and Wellbeing Jeremy Rockliff intervened in the matter.  Suffering: Hydrotherapy pool users Gillian Walker, Phyllis Targett, Joan Parremore and Kate, and Edgar Huxtable, 7, of Latrobe…

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Exclusive Statistical Report on Hydrotherapy Equipment Market: Industry to Observe Strong Development by 2026 | In-Depth Analysis by Global Leaders such as PDC Spas, Acelity, Bel-Aqua Pool Supply Inc., NY, Quaker Plastics, Golden Ratio and More…

Exclusive Statistical Report on Hydrotherapy Equipment Market: Industry to Observe Strong Development by 2026 | In-Depth Analysis by Global Leaders such as PDC Spas, Acelity, Bel-Aqua Pool Supply Inc., NY, Quaker Plastics, Golden Ratio and More…

Underwater treatment is the application of liquid, solid and vapor (water, ice and steam) water to the outside or inside at various temperatures, durations and locations for disease treatment. Water treatment, part of naturopathy, is known as hydrotherapy and is used for pain relief. Hydrotherapy can be used to treat various types of soft tissue and bone injuries and neuromuscular conditions. This therapy is beneficial in a variety of conditions such as pain relief, muscle…

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Rescue dog rehab: how hydrotherapy gets them back on their feet, and helps with arthritis, post-op recovery

Rescue dog rehab: how hydrotherapy gets them back on their feet, and helps with arthritis, post-op recovery

Hydrotherapy for dogs allows them to exercise and play without putting any weight on joints. It helps dogs with arthritis or hip dysplasia, and those recovering from hip or spinal surgery, making them stronger and more mobile. Not every dog that takes to the hydrotherapy pool at Heal Animal Wellness and Rehabilitation is a natural or enthusiastic swimmer. But the Hong Kong centre’s owner and lead therapist, Wendy Tan, does her best to make sure…

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12 reasons you aren’t losing weight on the Mediterranean Diet

12 reasons you aren’t losing weight on the Mediterranean Diet

The Mediterranean diet has gained popularity as a delicious way to lose weight and improve health. It advocates eating more plant-based foods like fruits, vegetables, nuts, legumes, as well as eating fish and poultry at least twice a week. The diet also involves swapping out butter for olive or canola oil, enjoying meals with others, and flavoring food with herbs and spices instead of salt. Eating this way has been associated with a lower risk of heart…

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US lifts sanctions on Putin ally’s firms

US lifts sanctions on Putin ally’s firms

The Trump administration has lifted sanctions on three firms linked to Russian oligarch Oleg Deripaska, an ally of President Vladimir Putin. Curbs on aluminium giant US Rusal, En+ Group and JSC EuroSibEnergo were lifted after Mr Deripaska ceded control. The oligarch has been linked to the probe into alleged Russian interference in US elections, and Democrats wanted the sanctions to continue. But the Treasury Department said curbs on oligarch himself remained in force. The companies…

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