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Women’s Health Welwyn and Hatfield Practice

Posted by on June 3rd, 2010

Walking It Off   One of the basic components of any long-term exercise plan is walking. It can be done in your neighborhood, at a local park, or even on the treadmill at a gym. And adding stairs – numerous times up and down the stairs of your home or apartment building, or opting for […]

Acupuncture ivf fertility / infertility

Posted by on June 2nd, 2010

Acupuncture Helping to Restore Health and Balance Helen Taylor-Weekes Bsc (Hons), LicAc, MBAcC . Helen Taylor – Weekes has been involved in TCM acupuncture, infertility, IVF, male fertility and pregnancy now for over 22 years, as an acupuncturist, healthcare advisor, teacher, consultant and mother working in the NHS and in private clinics around the southeast.We are lucky […]

We’re not just in it for the Crack

Posted by on June 1st, 2010

Strangely, some of our patients literally crave the release and relief that manipulation and neuro – muscular massage brings to their weary bones. Osteopathy and Physiotherapy has for generations helped to relieve underlying muscle and fascia tensions, movement patterns and stiffness caused by hours of repetitive activities. Osteopaths are well known for cracking or clicking  peoples’ spines, wiggling joints and stretching […]

Reasons to visit The Welwyn and Hatfield Practice ( Leave a comment on our news / blog section and receive £10 Off first session in June )

Posted by on June 1st, 2010

 A dull low back ache when you’re out shopping, watching football or just all the time You drive for a living or do miles of school runs ? and  feel really stiff and achy when you get out of the car You have back pain ; sciatica (leg pain) and it won’t go away tends to be worse […]

Avoiding Exposure to Pollen

Posted by on April 23rd, 2010

It is impossible ….. to avoid contact with pollen completely but can you minimise your exposure to it? Know your enemy! Use the pollen calendar….   to work out which pollen types you are allergic to. If you have symptoms in June and July it is probably grass pollen. If you have symptoms in the spring it […]

Past and Present Anger….. is it your Liver and Gallbladder ?

Posted by on April 17th, 2010

 Possible symptoms of a malfunctioning liver or stones in the gallbladder: Headaches, anger, lack of drive, impatience and fatigue  Sleep disorders and dizziness Bad taste in mouth,  vomiting of bile Pain under right rib (flank)  Insomnia and nightmares Hot and cold flashes  Aggravation, anger, negative attitude, low energy Week memory,  hypo or hyper thyroidism Fluctuating […]

THE Welwyn and Hatfield Practice, Hertfordshire…

Posted by on March 20th, 2010

Howard Gilbert has been at the Welwyn and Hatfield Practice for about a year now and adds his own  sparkle, humour and  unique  sports experience to our team.  Howard studied osteopathy at the British School of Osteopathy (BSO), the oldest and largest osteopathic school in Europe and qualified with a Bachelor of Osteopathy (BOst) degree. He has experience […]

We are made of Stars

Posted by on March 12th, 2010

We are Literally Made from Stars by Gerald Grow ——————————————————————————– I was moved by an editorial about how the Hubble telescope is showing us the immensity of the universe. With our sun one among 50 billion stars in our galaxy, among more than 50 billion galaxies, it is easy to think of ourselves as lost […]

Acupuncture and Fertility the Welwyn & Hatfield Practice

Posted by on March 4th, 2010

Acupuncture proves fertile ground for a healthy conception – Can acupuncture really increase a woman’s chances of conceiving? Research has found that acupuncture treatment can have a positive effect on those trying for a baby and can actually aid the conception process. Over the past twenty years, fertility problems have increased dramatically. At least 25* […]

Seasonal Tips for Spring

Posted by on March 3rd, 2010

Spring sunshine  Sunshine is a welcome  heaven sent tonic. Although we are sure the winter isn’t over yet. Some patients are already coming in to the Hatfield Practice talking about Busy Lizzie’s, Polyanthus. Strange little things called plugs ( not the electrical type ! ) and bulbs !! When gardening 1. When gardening, especially in early spring always […]