A New Year Approach for Chronic Pain.

Conditions such as fibromyalgia, polymyalgia, osteo arthritis, migraine headaches, backache neuralgia, etc etc….. all share a common link of Chronic Pain.  Pain is the body’s way of signalling to us that something is wrong. Acute pain will normally follow trauma such as an injury or surgery and management is relatively straightforward. Whereas the management of … Read more A New Year Approach for Chronic Pain.

CPD – Raising Standards in Therapists Training

Most complementary therapists including reflexologists are trained to a level 3 standard which is mapped to the National Vocational Qualification. This model of training encompasses continual assessment over a stated number of guided learning hours that includes basic anatomy and physiology, a delivery protocol, completion of a stated number of treatments, business practice guidelines, and … Read more CPD – Raising Standards in Therapists Training

Holistic Management of Hypertension. High Blood Pressure

with Abbigail Langstone- Wring. BSc  FETC  MAR FHT MCThA. It would seem I have reached an age when nearly every friend or colleague I bump into ( not literally, I hasten to add ) is taking some form of medication following a diagnosis of high blood pressure. An example being a friend being recently diagnosed … Read more Holistic Management of Hypertension. High Blood Pressure

Lumbago.

with Abbigail Langstone- Wring. BSc  FETC  MAR FHT MCThA.                                                                   Mrs R phoned me to ask for an appointment for her husband who was suffering with Lumbago, a term that I had not heard used in a long while. My father, an osteopath often used this term in the past for pain in the muscles and … Read more Lumbago.