Did you know that April 19th-26th is Osteopathy Awareness Week? This event raises the topic of the role of the musculoskeletal system in health and wellbeing.
What is Osteopathy Awareness?
Osteo Awareness is about encouraging better ways to prevent and manage pain, injury and stiffness related to the skeleton, joints, muscles, nerves and circulatory system. It’s important to note that osteopathy, as a practice, focuses on treating these areas as an interconnected unit.
With the most recent report from the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare showing 1 in 6 Australians suffer from back problems, osteopathic health is a valid subject. The issue is not only topical across the world but in our very own backyard!
What will Osteopathy Awareness Week mean for you?
Osteo Awareness Week is the ideal time to find out how osteopathy might be able to help you. It’s good to be mindful and bring awareness to you or others around you that may suffer from joint, musculoskeletal and/or back pain and related issues. You could even use it as an opportunity to learn more about how your spine supports your overall health and wellbeing.
It might be something as simple as making achievable lifestyle changes. Choosing food rich in calcium (typically found in dairy products and dark green leafy vegetables) may help to nourish the bones, discs, muscles and other parts of the spine. Finding a supportive mattress may also be helpful in making healthier lifestyle changes. Keeping adequately mobile may also assist your body to stay more supple and resilient.
Use the official hashtag #GiveOsteoAGo to check out all that’s happening on social media or visit their website for more information!
Beds R Us and Osteopathy Australia
Here at Beds R Us, we recognise that Osteo Awareness Week is something our customers might be interested in knowing more about. Achieving a balanced lifestyle is something most of us hope to achieve!
We’re proud to sell a mattress range by Sleepyhead that is endorsed by Osteopathy Australia — a member of the Allied Health Professionals Australia and Osteopathic International Alliance. Osteopathy Australia only works with complementary partners who they believe are an essential part of providing high-quality osteopathic care for Australians.
Pure Balance Rejuvenate
Sleepyhead’s Pure Balance Rejuvenate bed is exclusive to Beds R Us. In fact, it’s the only mattress range endorsed by Osteopathy Australia, with four feels to choose from — ultra-plush, plush, medium, firm! With the focus shifting to balanced support, you can experience our exciting innovation in mattress manufacturing for yourself.
The Features & Benefits of the Pure Balance Range
Beds R Us offers a host of fantastic features and benefits in our complete Pure Balance Mattress range that are likely to contribute to an incredibly comfortable and, most of all, supportive sleeping experience
- Pure Balance features up to four layers of comfort and an array of high-tech features.
- It’s a bed that gives you stronger support in the parts of your body where you need it most.
- This special range also features low partner disturbance with the 5-zone FlexiCoil pocket spring technology.
- You’ll relish the extra comfort of Climatex Quilt with silk fibre in the medium, plush and ultra-plush models.
- Kulkote temperature regulating technology is a feature that is engineered with the aim to helps disperse the heat and help you sleep in balance.
- Anti-microbial treatment of the foam, using Ultra-Fresh, is designed to inhibit the growth of bacteria and may help to minimise triggers that can cause asthma and allergies.
Bring balance back
to your life!
Browse the Pure Balance Rejuvenate mattress range or visit in store to discover more mattresses that can assist with a supportive sleep! At Beds R Us, our mattress experts can help you find the perfect mattress match.