3rd December 2020

Thoracic Outlet Syndrome

The thoracic outlet is the area between the arm and ribs where nerves and blood vessels leave the thorax (rib cage). There is not a lot […]
29th October 2020

Rheumatic Pain

The word “rheumatic” has quite a broad meaning, primarily encompassing problems with joints. What’s the difference between osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis? Whereas we think of osteoarthritis […]
22nd October 2020

Shoulder or Elbow Pain

The shoulder is more than just a ball and socket joint. It is a very mobile joint supported by a number of ligaments and strong muscles. […]
24th September 2020

Frozen Shoulder

The technical name for frozen shoulder is “adhesive capsulitis”, which gives a good idea of what’s happening in the joint. Surrounding the ball and socket joint […]
13th August 2020

Circulation

Poor circulation can cause pins and needles, numbness, and pain in the affected tissues. Localised issues with circulation can be due to mild problems with muscles […]
6th August 2020

Tennis Elbow

Tennis elbow is the common name for lateral epicondylitis. Although it can start as a simple muscle injury, the word “epicondylitis” tells us it’s become a […]
16th July 2020

Sports Injuries

Minor sports injuries are frustrating, especially when they limit your return to exercise. Osteopaths can help you from the early stages of injury to rehabilitation to […]