Why Work at a Standing Desk?

Why Work at a Standing Desk? As sitting has been dubbed “the new smoking,” it’s increasingly important to incorporate more movement into your everyday life. One of the best ways to do that is to swap sitting for working at a standing desk. Spending more of your workday standing could reduce the risk of obesity,… Continue reading Why Work at a Standing Desk?

Is Your Wardrobe Hurting Your Back?

Is Your Wardrobe Hurting Your Back? Women may be used to hearing that high heels can be a source of back problems, but did you know that other articles of clothing may be doing your body more harm than good? If you’re dealing with back aches, examine your weekly wardrobe to see if you’re wearing… Continue reading Is Your Wardrobe Hurting Your Back?

Constant Stress? Take A Look At Your Diet

Constant Stress? Take A Look At Your Diet When you’re stressed, skip the comfort food and head for something nutritious. This state of emotional tension can be rooted in anything from work-related pressures to frayed family relationships. At one point or another, everyone has experienced stress in his or her life. And while it comes… Continue reading Constant Stress? Take A Look At Your Diet

Chiropractic and Migraines

How effective is the treatment? Proof chiropractic works Seventy-two per cent of migraine sufferers in a clinical trial experienced either ‘substantial’ or ‘noticeable’ improvement after a period of chiropractic treatment, defying historical skepticism of chiropractics by some medical practitioners. The randomised clinical trial was undertaken by Dr Peter Tuchin, a chiropractor for the past 20… Continue reading Chiropractic and Migraines

Inborn Wisdom

Is There an Inborn Wisdom of the Body? A frog sits on a lily pad and eats flies all day. A baby knows how to suck its thumb even before its born. A seed sprouts, the roots grow down into the earth while the stem and leaves grow up towards the sun. How do they… Continue reading Inborn Wisdom

What can I do to get better quicker?

We are often asked, “What can I do to get better quicker?” by patients as they begin care at our clinic  So we thought we would share with you the Top 5 things that you can do today to help you either get out of pain, improve your recovery from injury, or pass on to… Continue reading What can I do to get better quicker?

BACKPACK SAFETY AND SPINAL HEALTH

It is that time of year again where proud parents are watching their kids head off to their first day of a new school year. They are well prepared for the day with notebooks and crayons packed up safely in the backpack. But are you buying the right backpack to keep you child’s spine healthy?… Continue reading BACKPACK SAFETY AND SPINAL HEALTH

Can you spot the pressure on the Spinal cord?

This person could be suffering from Headaches, Migraines, Neck Pain, Upper back pain, Shoulder pain, pain in the arm, tingling/numbness down the arm or even Sciatica. How long do you think you should live your life without pressure/ squeezing on the spinal cord?

What Lifestyle Habits Have Been Shown to Increase Life Span?

Most of us like to think of ourselves as young: young in heart at least, if not actually young in years. But is it possible to stay “forever young” in terms of health and wellness? Here are two key tips. They may seem obvious, but the power is in actually implementing these tips consistently over… Continue reading What Lifestyle Habits Have Been Shown to Increase Life Span?

The UK’s huge cost of ‘ignoring’ the health benefits of chiropractic care

The United Chiropractic Association (UCA) has hit out at the “blinkered” governmental attitudes towards chiropractic care, which means research showing it drastically reduces hospitalisation rates and nursing home admissions has been ignored for almost two decades. With coronary heart disease (CHD) the biggest killer in the UK and dietary advice on prevention recently discredited, the… Continue reading The UK’s huge cost of ‘ignoring’ the health benefits of chiropractic care