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Services & Therapies

Going Away

Planning a holiday can be a stressful process in itself but the opportunity to get out of the normal day to day routine make it all worthwhile. However, changes in living routine particlarly a different bed or pillows can make it an unpleasant experience.

Long Journeys which involve sitting in one position, maybe slightly twisted in the seat because of the lack of leg room can affect the spine.

Lifting and carrying heavy suitcases in such a way that it is easy to strain the back.

A recent high quality study has demonstrated that paracetamol is no better than a placebo in treating acute episodes of low back pain.
Drivers who fail to wear seatbelts correctly are at risk of injury according to the British Osteopathic Association (BOA). While most people are fully aware that wearing a seatbelt saves lives, the majority are not aware that the way they sit in a car plays a huge part in their personal safety.
15 MILLION DRIVERS AT RISK OF WHIPLASH DUE TO BAD SEATING POSITIONS