Love Thyself – this is your first maxim for life!

Love Thyself – this is your first maxim for life!

Self care is all about loving and valuing yourself. It is not a sin! As I repeatedly say – health is NOT an accident. Self care and loving yourself are key components to being a healthy human. The ingredients are simple though.. Nourish your body with good,...
Be kind to yourself

Be kind to yourself

In a topsy-turvy world where there feels like there is little certainty now is the time when you need extra care, support and love for yourself and others. It is easy to feel de-railed and frightened right now. The news screams disaster and death and statistics. We...
Lockdown 2 – and still OPEN

Lockdown 2 – and still OPEN

It is very disappointing that our area has also been included in the England lockdown #2, as until very recently we had remarkably few cases. Still, it is a hard balancing act between the NHS and available beds (especially given an exhausted healthcare workforce) and...
National Back Pain Week – what’s it all about?

National Back Pain Week – what’s it all about?

Back pain is common, but not necessarily normal – which is a common mis-use of words! There are many reasons for back pain – from a simple strain or muscle tiredness to bruising to nerve getting trapped causing localised pain and discomfort. Osteopathy is...
Fear, Coronavirus and Osteopathy

Fear, Coronavirus and Osteopathy

The one thing that we all have in common is a huge increase in the amount of FEAR we are experiencing. It seems to be all pervading, unless you have learnt techniques to offset the media and Government dramas around Coronavirus (or been in a tin mine!) This is a...