In 2004 the UK BEAM Trial, the largest trial of its kind ever conducted in the UK for back pain intervention found that spinal manipulation, in the form of chiropractic, osteopathy or manipulative physiotherapy, followed by a programme of exercise, provided significant relief of symptoms and improved general health. This trial led to the release [...]

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Chiropractic and Osteopathy What’s the Difference? Chiropractic and Osteopathy are very similar disciplines, treating the same structures and using similar manipulative techniques to achieve the same goal of alleviating pain and improving joint mobility. In most cases, patient experiences with Chiropractors and Osteopaths will be very much alike. Both Chiropractic and Osteopathy share a common history [...]

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Winter Foot Problems

September 3, 2015 by

With all this cold weather we are having, it is no surprise that I have been seeing an increased number of patients complaining of foot problems. The cold weather causes the muscles, tendons and ligaments of the feet to become tighter and thus more prone to aches, pains and possible injury. Have you ever noticed [...]

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Your buttock muscles are made up of three parts, and because of where they physically attach from the pelvis to the leg, they perform a crucial role in pelvic and leg stability. The largest buttock muscle is called gluteus maximus, then gluteus medius and last gluteus minimus.  The most important of these for runners or [...]

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