- Knee pain – Surgery is it really the answer ?
Knee pain Here is a few things to think about regarding knee pain which is sometimes poorly understood by Medics. A recent large-scale study on knee pain in Australia finds for instance, that torn cartilage that looks pretty abnormal, usually has nothing to do with the pain. People with pain-free knees have torn cartilage too. […]
- Back Pain what should i do ?
How Can We Help You? We can help with a wide range of conditions including back pain, neck pain, sciatica, trapped nerves, wrist pain, hand pain, sports injuries and more. We are also one of the few Practices in the country to offer a combination of osteopathy, physiotherapy and traditional acupuncture on such a minute to minute basis… […]
- Latest guidelines for Low Back Pain
Government Body Recommends Acupuncture / Manual / complementary Therapies for Lower Back Pain? New draft guidelines on the treatment of chronic lower back pain from the The National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) recommend the use of Manual therapies such as Osteopathy and physiotherapy in the treatment of chronic lower back pain. Chronic is […]
- Bed back pain theory thrown out
A good mattress could ease back pain People with a bad back should not shell out for a hard mattress, say doctors. A trial published in The Lancet medical journal suggests a medium-firm mattress is the best for a painful spine. The Spanish study found more than 300 patients to test beds, and found […]
- Welwyn and Hatfield Back Pain
Substantial numbers of UK workers risk their health and increase the possibility of developing injuries every day as a result of poor work habits. A UK wide survey of more than 2000 employees by the CSP5 found that: • one in four people (25%) regularly work all day without taking a break • 31% experience […]