Why do I have poor balance after injury? 23 Jun 2020
'Proprioception' is our position sense, it helps to keep us upright and balanced. After an injury, the tissue and proprioceptive nerve receptors become damaged, which can lead to poor balance.
What is mobility and why is it so important? 10 Jun 2020
Mobility training can significantly increase the range of motion in our joints and muscles, improve posture and alleviate 'everyday' stiffness, aches and pains.
Why does muscle tightness happen? 3 Jun 2020
You know that stiff feeling of muscle tightness, perhaps in your calf or neck? Have you brushed it off as 'one of those things? Here's why muscle tightness isn’t inevitable...
Why do I get lower back pain from gardening? 13 May 2020
Gardening is a healthy habit. It’s great physical exercise, burning up to 400 calories an hour. The problem? All those hours hunched over your peonies can have its price – lower back pain.
Why does my elbow hurt when I’m typing? 6 May 2020
You may have started to experience some pain in your forearm and elbow while working from home, but why is that? Could it be t that you're typing more than usual or could your keyboard setup be the culprit?
Why does my shoulder hurt when I lift my arm? 29 Apr 2020
Does it hurt when you try and do simple things like brushing your hair or reaching for something on a high shelf? Our clinical manager Rachel explains why you may be experiencing pain, and what you can do about it.
Are your glutes to blame for your lower back pain? 22 Apr 2020
Almost everyone’s had lower back pain at some point. For some, it’s an occasional niggle. For others, it’s an almost constant limitation. But it might not be your back itself that’s to blame.
How to sit comfortably at your desk 9 Apr 2020
There are some things we can all do (non-dependant on kit or home-working space) to ensure we’re maintaining good working posture and avoiding those unwelcome neck or back aches and pains.
How to Improve Your Sleep 11 Sep 2019
Our physio James talks about the value of a good nights sleep and shares his five recommendations on how to get it. Sleep has a very important role to play when it comes to our mental and physical health. It provides our [...]
Why do I have pain at the base of my skull? 12 Aug 2019
Ever wonder why you get pain at the base of my skull? This can be very concerning, even more so if it spreads. Larissa Christian is here to reassure and give you advice of the possible causes and self-treatment ideas. [...]