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The cause of your pain might be elsewhere

Most clients who come along for treatment of muscle pain or discomfort assume that the therapy they need for their muscle problems will be carried out just on the exact area of their problem. That is, those with shoulder problems expect me to work just on their shoulders, those with hip...
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This one trick can reduce muscle stiffness and discomfort

Following on from Ann’s blog Life Lessons from a Terrier, I have been thinking about other lessons we can learn from our pets. In particular, I’ve noticed how our pets are often much better at muscle care than we are. Have you noticed how most mammals – whether pets or wild...
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Your parents were right about this

When I was a boy, I was often reminded by my mum to stand up straight and to not drag my feet when I walked. It seemed like nagging at the time, but I’m genuinely grateful for the way that it led me to develop the habits of standing and walking...
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This sign of ageing could be something simpler

Do you tend to blamed age for regular aches and pains in your muscles and around your joints?  A lot of people seem willing to accept that they’ll find it hard to open jars, or to get up from sitting without using their hands to support you as they get older....
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Therapy Haiku: Immobility

A new Getting You There Therapy Haiku every week.
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Therapy Haiku: Massage Therapy

A new Getting You There Therapy Haiku every week.
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Therapy Haiku: Christmas games

A new Getting You There Therapy Haiku every week.
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Four ways Christmas can cause muscle problems - and how to avoid them

Christmas is a time for fun and enjoyment for many people, yet it’s not uncommon for Christmas-related activity to end up with sore or stiff muscles. Therefore, here are four tips for ensuring that you stay fit and mobile over the festive season - ready to start the new year fully mobile...
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Therapy Haiku: Desk working

A new Getting You There Therapy Haiku every week.
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Are you overdue for a service?

A review of people’s spending habits in the UK reveals a lot about priorities, as does simply asking people what they think is their most valuable asset. Both indicate that people value their houses and their cars enough to invest in their maintenance and repair. Cars are regularly serviced and MOT’d...
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Slip slidin' away

I was watching a live stage performance on Saturday when an actor rushed onto the stage as part of the performance. Though his speed was deliberate, the slippery stage wasn't. The previous scene had included some drinking, and some liquid had accidentally splashed onto the stage. As he reached mid-stage the...
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Thanks for this. It makes sense of a problem I've had since slipping on some ice couple of years back. I'll definitely seek help... Read More
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Spring is here, beware gardener's back!

Spring is here, and we’re now into British Summer Time. Hopefully we’re in for lots of sunshine. The weather over the weekend was perfect, and I bet many of you will have taken the chance to do some gardening. Did you feel sore afterwards? Well that’s not unusual. Whenever we do...
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