AS THE body is controlled by the central nervous system, the spine must be able to support it in order for people to function at their full potential.
IT'S A problem as we get older - misstepping, tripping and even falling - but, there are times when all this can be avoided with some simple strategies.
DURING last month's World Arthritis Day, the Australian Physiotherapy Association called for increased treatment access for sufferers.
A FALLS prevention app based around a specific set of balance exercises delivered through a tablet computer is being trialled in Australia and the UK.
IF YOU accept bad knees, dodgy hips and an aching back as a normal part of ageing, you may want to think again.