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The Coast Sport blog is designed to keep you up to date with our latest learning and development plus ways we can help you with injury management, prevention and performance enhancement.

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October 7, 2019

Foot Health Problems – Arthritis

How can podiatry help?  Podiatry intervention in the initial stages of arthritis can slow down progression of bony deformities, with the use of an orthotic device […]
September 18, 2019

Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome

Tarsal tunnel syndrome is a form of nerve entrapment in the ankle. This happens when pressure is placed on the posterior tibial nerve as it passes […]
August 8, 2019

Tradies National Health Month

Winter is coming to an end, summer beach days are quickly approaching and many have returned to work after taking a much needed holiday to the […]
May 28, 2019
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Sesamoiditis

icon Sesamoids are small, seed-shaped bones that lie within the flexor tendons underneath the base of the big toe. They protect and absorb shock for both […]
May 13, 2019

Let’s talk about shin splints

icon Medial tibial stress syndrome, more commonly known as shin splints, is a common complaint, particularly among those who are involved in running or running based […]
March 25, 2019
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Tarsal Coalition: What is it and how can you fix it?

A tarsal coalition is an abnormal connection of two or more bones in the foot. The tarsal bones are located towards the back of the foot […]
March 18, 2019
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Common running injuries

icon Most runners are used to having something wrong when they run – some sort of niggle or pain that is just there. Often these may […]
February 6, 2019
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Top 5 Foot and Ankle problems to avoid this Cricket season!

icon Despite popular opinion, Cricket can be one of the most physically demanding sports you can play! The long periods spent out in the middle can […]
January 29, 2019
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Exercise in the heat

icon Exercise is hard, but with the soaring temperatures of summer, it is often harder. Exercising in the heat can put your body under extra stress. […]
January 23, 2019

Back to school shoe shopping

Tips for picking the right school shoe icon Your child can spend over 35 hours per week in their school shoes. A good supportive school shoe […]
December 11, 2018
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Top New Years resolutions and tips for sticking to them!

Health and fitness New Years resolutions and how to stick to them! icon Is your New Year’s resolution to start going to the gym or get […]
November 13, 2018
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Fungal Nails – Why you should see a Podiatrist!

Fungal Nails (Onychomycosis) icon Onychomycosis is most commonly referred to as a fungal nail infection, and is very common in both toe and fingernails. This condition […]