NEW SIDMOUTH PILATES CLASSES STARTING IN JANUARY

with Nikki Pettitt | BSc (Hons) Physio. Member Chartered Society of Physiotherapy.   My physiotherapy background has helped me develop a keen interest in Pilates training to promote postural strength and conditioning.  I teach a Pilates approach designed by...

Hip Pain: True or False?

Patients sometimes ask me about their hip pain, and worry that they are suffering arthritis in the hip joint leading to an eventual hip replacement. The first question I will ask is “point to where your hip pain is?” Very often patients will point to the region of the...

The dynamic relationship between Stress and the Bowen Technique

What is the relationship that the Bowen Technique can have with Stress and how can it help? Too many times a week when treating people with the Bowen Technique, I discover that most of the conditions or symptoms that they are presenting with are directly related to...

What is Diabetes? What measures can we take to prevent or control it?

18th May 2017 It is estimated that now 4 million of the British population have diabetes, which equates to a 65% increase within the last decade according to the charity Diabetes UK. Plenty of research is currently being released about type 2 diabetes, ranging from...

Hayfever responds to Acupuncture

Acupuncture can definitely help with hayfever. I first discovered this for myself when, as an acupuncture student I decided to have a course of acupuncture “for the experience”. I very quickly discovered that my chronic hayfever cleared up almost completely, and its...

What the difference between Chiropractic and Osteopathy?

This has got to be one of the most frequently asked and hardest to answer questions and my considered opinion is this … As a Chiropractor, I could go back into history and philosophy, but actually all you the patient (or prospective patient) wants to know is how you...