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De-stress your back!

Osteopathy

Yes, your back can suffer from stress too! With Christmas fast approaching, being for some people one of the most stressful times of the year, I thought this is a good time to discuss why our back may be put under stress and what you can do to avoid it. This advice can be equally […]

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I’ve got a bone to pick with you!

Osteopathy

To coincide with this year’s Bone and Joint Week 12-20 October 2019, Christina Hood, Principal Osteopath, is raising awareness about musculoskeletal (MSK) conditions, which is the UK’s biggest cause of ill-health. MSK-related problems, issues with muscles, joints and bones, are the second largest cause of work absence, with an estimated 28.2 million working days lost […]

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Parenting Posture: Can you stand it?

Osteopathy

Parenting is a special and wondrous experience, but if we are honest, it can also be physically painful.  October brings BackCare Awareness Week and National Parenting Week so in the spirit of making parenting just that little bit easier (on our bodies at least) I have shared some simple ways you can improve your ‘parenting […]

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Avoid driving yourself to distraction!

Osteopathy

The summer is now upon us and I’m sure you are all hoping to make the best of the weather with days out and you may be going on holiday. Well so are most of the population and the chances are you’ll get caught up in congested traffic! This article is aimed at helping you […]

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Delayed onset muscle soreness (DOMS)

Osteopathy

I’m sure many of you have experienced muscle soreness after exercise, especially after starting something new or increasing the intensity of something you already do. This is normal and called DOMS (delayed onset muscle soreness). It can affect anyone regardless of their fitness levels. What is DOMS? DOMS is a term often used to describe […]

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