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Referred Pain

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Referred pain is pain which is felt in a part of the body away from the cause/stimulus of the pain. Here are a few examples, Myocardial infarction (heart attack) which is caused by a lack of oxygenated blood supplying the heart muscle, can bring about referred pain into the left ... Read More »



If you are only in Palma for a drop in visit ,why not book yourself in for a workout , Health check or fitness and body composition assessment ?   Get yourself a takeaway program to do aboard the boat whilst traveling and be accountable to someone ,to hep keep ... Read More »

Katie Handyside


SOME EASY TOP BIOHACKING TIPS DHA, the fat contained within fatty fish, especially Sardines is not only a great recovery oil but is also excellent for the brain and is full of other minerals in the small bones, including calcium. To enhance more of the DHA absorption, sprinkle them with ... Read More »

Pain and unhealthy inflammation


Pain and unhealthy inflammation are all too often the body’s natural state of being in the Western world, and we want instant relief. However, some of the most commonly used pain killers are associated with negative side effects (and addiction), natural pain relief has been shown to be as effective ... Read More »

Torticollis, Wry Neck, Crick in the Neck

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  We have covered this subject before but it is worth another look as it does crop up at The Physiotherapy Centre on a weekly basis, and all crew members are vulnerable to this problem no matter what your position. This is because acute wry neck can occur from physical ... Read More »

Raw Food


DIFERENT DIETS Tell Me What You Eat and I Will Not Only Tell You Who You Are But Where You Are Going. I don´t Eat Any Thing That Has Eyes.Sir Paul MaCartney. Different Diets. There are many different diets and varieties but we have decided to choose the main ones ... Read More »

Food intolerances


‘Food Intolerance’ and ‘Food Allergy’ are often thought to be variations of the same thing but the biological processes behind them, and how they affect you, are very different. Food Allergy is quite rare, affecting about 2% of the adult population. During an allergic reaction, the body’s immune system believes ... Read More »



BEST WAY TO INCREASE STRENGTH QUICKLY. The 5 x 5 workout. 1.Take 5 multi joint exercises like the squat the deadlift, the bench press / push up , pull up , over head press, walking lunge. Exercise your entire body in 2 sessions per week of heavy training. Perform 5 ... Read More »

The Importance of Hydration

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Amanda Hewson – Medical Support OffShore Medical Trainer At its basic level, hydration is simple. Feel thirsty? Drink something. Heading into an epic meeting? Bring along a water bottle. Despite this simplicity, there’s an ocean of misleading information out there that leaves people confused. Eight glasses a day, or not? Drink before ... Read More »