CLICKY OR PAINFUL JAW – OR BOTH?!

Jaw pain, clicking, and limited movement while eating are not just minor inconveniences—they can significantly disrupt your daily life and social interactions. Whether it’s the difficulty in enjoying your favorite foods like a crusty piece of bread or the embarrassment of audible clicks during a meal, issues with the jaw can be both painful and…

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ELBOW PAIN

Experiencing pain in your elbow when you try to pick something up can disrupt your daily routine and interfere with both your work and leisure activities. This type of elbow pain, often severe enough to be a real nuisance, can be commonly diagnosed as tennis elbow or golfer’s elbow—conditions linked to repetitive strain injuries of…

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DISC INJURIES

If you’ve ever been told you have a bulging disc, you might be familiar with the intense pain that can radiate from your back to other parts of your body. Commonly misunderstood as a ‘slipped disc’, a bulging disc occurs when the disc between the vertebrae extends beyond its usual boundary, sometimes pressing on nearby…

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NUMBNESS OF THE FEET/TOES

Numbness in your toes and feet can be an unsettling sensation, quite different from the pain we’re more accustomed to dealing with. This lack of feeling can cause concern, especially since it’s less understood and often leaves you wondering about the root cause. In this blog, we’ll explore the reasons behind toe numbness, how it’s…

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THORACIC OUTLET SYNDROME

Waking up with a numb or unresponsive arm can be a disconcerting way to start the day. Often, this sensation occurs without any obvious reason, leaving many to wonder about the underlying cause. One possible explanation for this phenomenon is thoracic outlet syndrome, a condition not widely discussed but fairly common. In this blog, we’ll…

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‘SCIATICA’ – SCIATIC NERVE PAIN

Experiencing sharp pain that radiates down your leg can be more than just uncomfortable—it can disrupt your day-to-day activities and significantly affect your quality of life. This type of pain is commonly referred to as ‘sciatica’, a term that highlights discomfort along the sciatic nerve. However, labelling pain as sciatica doesn’t provide a complete picture…

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Finding Relief from Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Finding Relief from Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Carpal Tunnel Syndrome is a term many are familiar with, often associated with surgical interventions to alleviate its symptoms. However, what often goes unnoticed is that osteopathy can offer a non-surgical approach to its treatment. Left unaddressed, this condition can escalate, leading to severe pain, tingling sensations, numbness, and…

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Pelvic Girdle Pain

Relieving Pelvic Pain During Pregnancy Pregnancy is a beautiful journey, but for some, it comes with the added challenge of pelvic pain. Many expecting mothers experience discomfort in the back, hips, and buttocks, often diagnosed as pelvic girdle pain by healthcare professionals. This pain can be truly debilitating, especially when it interferes with everyday activities…

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Repetitive Strain Injuries

Repetitive Strain Injuries: Finding Effective Relief with Osteopathy Repetitive strain injuries (RSIs) are more common than you might think, and they can bring substantial pain, often disrupting work, sports, and hobbies. These injuries frequently target specific areas, such as the shoulders (when reaching up), elbows (when lifting objects), and the back of the ankles (when…

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2024 AT THE CLINIC

As we head into 2024, we are pleased to let you know that we are now open every weekend and have more weekday and evening appointments available. Here is a breakdown of our team’s availability and the services that we offer to suit your needs: Sue Jennings – Tuesday and Thursday Marco Zita – Monday and Wednesday Simone Baldrich…

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