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Trades and Manual Work

By habit we tend to adopt a particular posture whilst carrying out our work and quite unknowingly we may be creating a problem.

One-sided activates such as digging, use of machinery, or hand or power tools can cause over-use injuries as a result of muscle spasm or joint strain. Repeated on a daily basis the postural habit can result in changes to tissue and joint damage.

Often we think that we should maybe get help to move something heavy but knowing that that may take time, we inevitably attempt to move the thing ourselves, which may result in an excessve strain on our body.

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