Take a walk!

Take a walk!

Walking is the simplest and best exercise you can do. You don’t need lessons or special equipment or membership or fancy clothes. Even a brisk ten minutes walk can have more benefit than you realise. You only need comfortable shoes and maybe a coat if it’s...
“Should I do Yoga or Pilates, or something else?”

“Should I do Yoga or Pilates, or something else?”

What is the best exercise to do? Should you do Yoga or Pilates ? I am often asked this question, and the short answer is YES you should do Yoga. Or Pilates. Or something else. Does it matter which one you do? That depends. Depends on whether you can find a class you...
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. Unfortunately, the NHS is such a big complex organisation and is often so overstretched that they can’t do...
The truth about back pain treatment.

The truth about back pain treatment.

In a recent series of papers published in the scientific medical journal The Lancet a team of international researchers examined the evidence for all kinds of treatment for back pain to establish which are the best and most effective. This has been widely reported in...