What Osteopaths do that the NHS doesn’t.

What Osteopaths do that the NHS doesn’t.

Nine things Osteopaths do that the NHS doesn’t. NHS staff are skilled and dedicated people who work very hard on behalf of patients and do a brilliant job but unfortunately, the NHS is such a big complex organisation and is so overstretched that they can’t do...
Research Matters!

Research Matters!

Why does research into Osteopathy matter? Research matters because these days research is applied to all medical treatments to ensure that they are effective. The old “snake oil” cures are a thing of the past. Nowadays we have what’s called...
National Fitness Day – walk more EVERY day!

National Fitness Day – walk more EVERY day!

National Fitness Day is in the news this week, not long after the news was full of exhortations to exercise more by walking. Even a brisk ten minutes walk can have more benefit than you realise. Walking is the simplest exercise you can do, you don’t need lessons...
Osteopathy Works!

Osteopathy Works!

Has Osteopathy helped you? Do you value your local Osteopath? Do you have a positive experience to share?#OsteopathyWorks is a national campaign to raise awareness about how Osteopaths can help people of all ages improve their health by asking you to tell us all about...
Back pain – Why do you put up with it?

Back pain – Why do you put up with it?

People put up with back pain for many reasons –  because they believe you have to “just get on with it”, or because someone in a white coat told them “you have to learn to live with it”, or because they have tried but not found any...
Move for Health Day – we’ll keep you moving!

Move for Health Day – we’ll keep you moving!

You will have heard the phrase “use it or loose it”, well that’s really the same thing as “move it or loose it”. Movement is in every aspect of life from your heartbeat to the movements you make when you walk, sing, have a conversation or...