High Blood Pressure

High blood pressure is a common health problem in society, but is usually not fully understood. Our blood pressure can have such a large impact on our health, and that is why it is so important to get it...

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Stay Fit for Driving

For the majority of the population, driving is an essential part of everyday life. Quite often it is something we don’t even think about, we simply get in the car to get to where we are going and don’t...

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Why is my Pelvic Floor so important?

You may have heard a lot of people talk about how important it is to do pelvic floor exercises. But do you actually know exactly what your pelvic floor is and why it is so important for both women...

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What to expect after an Ankle Sprain

Anatomy of the Ankle The main movement of the ankle is bending the foot upwards and downwards, and there are a number of small bones in the foot that also allow slight rotation and twisting of the foot. There are...

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Could my desk set-up at work be contributing to my back pain?

It is common for people who work in an office environment to experience back pain, neck pain or headaches. The way in which your workspace is set up (i.e. your desk ergonomics) may be a contributing factor as to...

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What causes numbness and tingling in my fingers and hands?

As Osteopaths, we commonly see patients who experience numbness and tingling in their fingers and hands. There are a number of different reasons this can happen. All of the nerves and blood vessels in our arms and hands begin in...

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