Are you experiencing neck, back or muscle pain? Have you been thinking of consulting an osteopath or chiropractor, but you’re not sure exactly what they do and how the treatments differ? The following information is designed to help you to understand the differences between chiropractors and osteopaths, and make the decision that’s right for you. Read More
We’re delighted that chiropractor James has joined our team at Broadgate Spine Centre. James worked in elite fitness and exercise for a number of years before studying a Chiropractic masters degree, driven by wanting to know more about patients body mechanics and injury treatment. Before Broadgate Spine Centre Before joining Broadgate, James worked at an Read More
Low back pain has been shown to cause more than 500 million sick days a year around the world. Chiropractors at Broadgate Spine Centre provide care including advice on how to stay active and keep working. https://www.bohrf.org.uk/downloads/backleaf.pdf
Pain is often classified as either coming from the organs (viscera) or the body (soma eg back pain). It is a warning that something is wrong, and is a natural protection mechanism. VISCERAL PAIN Visceral pain is the pain you feel from your internal organs, such as your stomach, bladder, uterus, or lungs. It is caused by medical conditions Read More
“It’s not often that one finds an osteopath that gets to the bottom of the problem and treats a wide range of medical conditions. Gary focuses on the underlying causes and helps you improve your overall health and lifestyle. I have been his patient since 2016 and require regular visits due to my condition, however Read More
Have you found yourself with digestive discomfort undermining your chances to run your best marathon? Optimum digestive function depends on the composition of the food and fluid ingested, the timing of ingestion before during and after exercise and your stress level. Just as you train your muscles and mind, you can train your gastrointestinal tract to meet the demands of exercise.
Did you know headaches and migraines can be helped by acupuncture ? Acupuncture really can help relieve sufferers of both migraines and regular headaches. Not only is there good evidence for this (visit my web site at cityacupuncture.org.uk for links to the science) but I know from my 30 years experience of practicing acupuncture that Read More
You probably know if you have irritable bowel syndrome*(IBS) — with symptoms like bloating, gas, distention, constipation, diarrhoea, cramping… They tend to come and go in periods lasting a few days to a few months, often during times of stress or after eating certain foods. These symptoms can often be debilitating and lead to a Read More