Health Check

Category: Exercise and Sport

From Goondiwindi to an internship with the Gold Coast Suns

Currently a final-year exercise science student, Zoe cites her rural upbringing and her large family as a big motivator for her passion for sports and exercise and her choice to move to the Gold Coast from her home town of Goondiwindi to study a Bachelor of Exercise Science at Griffith University. Read More

Time for a change: A mature-aged student’s journey from engineering to exercise

Bred on the Gold Coast, Heath Thomas would describe himself as a very sporty kid who was happy to have a go at all the sports in his youth. Fast-forward thirty years later, including twenty spent working as a geotechnical engineer, Heath was hit by a wake-up call which led him to change his life for the better. Read More

Nick’s ‘six quick tips’ to achieve better health through exercise

The information contained in this article has been prepared by Nicholas Steel, an Accredited Exercise Physiologist (AEP) and Accredited Exercise Scientist (AES) working in Griffith… Read More

What being an Exercise Physiologist means to me – Nicholas Steel

Choosing which allied health profession to study is often a hard choice to make for some people, but for Nicholas Steel, the choice was simple. Read More

FREE My Health for Life program – groups commencing 27 May 2020 via telehealth

My Health for Life is a FREE support program and QLD Government initiative designed to help people improve their health and reduce the risk of developing… Read More

Using telehealth to help rural and remote communities during the COVID-19 crisis

When Sarah McNamee’s plans to deliver medical education in the USA were no longer an option due to the COVID-19 outbreak, she turned to her other… Read More

Seeking female participants for sports science study on antioxidant supplementation and exercise performance

We are currently seeking female participants for a sports science study investigating the effects of antioxidant supplementation on performance in women using oral contraception to… Read More

$49 physiotherapy treatment – hurry, limited time only!

For a limited time only we are offering $49 (initial consultation) sessions in our physiotherapy clinic. To take advantage off this special offer please call… Read More

$49 physiotherapy treatment – hurry, limited time only!

For a limited time only (until August 30) we are offering $49 (initial consultation) sessions in our physiotherapy clinic. To take advantage off this special offer please call 1800 188 295 or email [email protected] Read More

2017 PVC Health Staff Excellence Awards

Congratulations to the winners of the 2017 PVC (Health) Staff Excellence Award winners recognised for their excellent contribution to the Health Group: Learning and Teaching… Read More