What’s your Achilles heel? – Injuries of the calf

What’s your Achilles heel? – Injuries of the calf

By Ashlee Batters (BchiroSc, MChiro), Calf pain is common in sports that include running, jumping, hopping and landing. This blog explains how to treat and prevent calf injuries. The calf is made up of three major muscles (triceps surae), the gastrocnemius originating...
Female Chiropractor Kingscliff

Female Chiropractor Kingscliff

For personal reasons some people and often female teenagers would prefer to see a female practitioner. Our female chiropractor Ashlee Batters focuses on delivering  evidence-based care and tailoring treatment to the individual, ensuring she delivers a personalized,...
Why do my joints sometimes pop or crack, and is it a sign of arthritis?

Why do my joints sometimes pop or crack, and is it a sign of arthritis?

Noisy joints? Joints emit a variety of noises that people may describe as popping, cracking, clicking or catching. The technical term for these noises is “crepitus”, from the Latin term “to rattle”. People of all ages can experience crepitus, although it does become...
Spinal Health Week 2019

Spinal Health Week 2019

Spinal Health Week May 20 – 26th. As we all know life is full of unknowns, but you can take simple and practical steps now to be ready for life at any age.  As part of Spinal Health Week 2019 (20-26 May), the Australian Chiropractors Association (ACA) is...
Heart Week at Tweed Coast Chiropractic Kingscliff

Heart Week at Tweed Coast Chiropractic Kingscliff

Tweed Coast Chiropractic raising awareness of heart attack prevention in Kingscliff During Heart Week (April 29 – May 6), Tweed Coast Chiropractic is joining the Heart Foundation in encouraging our local community to learn the warning signs —and take the necessary...
What is Hip Dysplasia? Can It Be Treated?

What is Hip Dysplasia? Can It Be Treated?

Tweed Coast Chiropractic in Kingscliff can provide treatment to assist with hip dysplasia. Hip dysplasia is a condition which can often be treated very early in life. If surgery/other forms of pelvic bracing is not required, Chiropractic can assist with exercises to...