Is ice still the go to treatment for injuries or does it cause more harm to the tissue? Karenlee Thompson takes a look at the research and questions why sports teams persist in icing injuries.Continue Reading →
Ever wondered how the underpant was created? Rebecca Barnett takes us on a lighthearted journey through the historical ups and downs of the underpant.Continue Reading →
We’re safe! The Department of Health Fact Sheets that have been published in connection with the announcement of sweeping private health insurance reforms confirm that remedial massage has not been removed from the rebate scheme. Continue Reading →
Health Minister, the Hon Greg Hunt, will be announcing a raft of sweeping reforms to private health insurance later today. Among the reforms, Minister Hunt will announce the removal of the government rebate on natural therapies from 1 April 2019. At this stage, we assume that this includes the removal of rebates for remedial massage but we await the formal announcement to be completely certain. Continue Reading →
1 in 5 Australians are affected by mental illness, yet many don’t seek help because of stigma.
Massage Therapist and Educator, Aran Bright introduces the concept of interoception ahead of the one-day workshop he is co-presenting at the AMT Mini Conference 2017.Continue Reading →
Massage therapist Clyde Andrews takes us through a clinical experience of integrating pain science into practice.Continue Reading →
Hello and welcome to the shiny new AMT blog! Chairperson Michelle McKerron chats about what to expect from the blog articles.Continue Reading →