I was in London yesterday for the first General Meeting of the Royal College of Chiropractors (have I mentioned that we have a Royal College now?). This was a chance to catch up with chiropractic friends and to hear about developments in the Profession. There were speakers from the USA, Sweden, Canada and Australia, reporting […]Read More Rugby Players and Texting
Every year up to 40% of the population – over 16 million of us – will suffer a bout of back pain and if you’re one of the unlucky ones, you will find that the state of your bed will quickly become a priority. A good bed, providing correct support and comfort, has an important […]Read More Look after your back – choose the right bed
The General Chiropractic Council (the regulatory body for Chiropractic in the UK) has issued the above logo to make it easy for Chiropractors like me to show that they are properly registered. It is actually a criminal offence to call yourself a ‘Chiropractor’ in the UK unless you are […]Read More Another week, another badge
Congratulations to Andy Pearson who completed his charity climb of Kilimanjaro this week. Andy had chiropractic treatment to help him with some knee pain he was getting in the last stages of his training. He’s second from the left in the picture.Read More Peterborough Chiropractic and Kilimanjaro
Emmett technique is a gentle body therapy developed by Ross Emmett, an Australian practitioner. It uses light pressure and movement on specific points of the body to relieve muscle tension and restore balance. I did some Emmett training back in 2011 and have been using bits of it ever since as a complement to the […]Read More Emmett Technique
What is it? Neuromuscular Reeducation (NMR) is a soft-tissue technique that addresses the pain and loss of function caused by many of the most common injuries affecting the nerves, muscles, connective tissue and joints. It combines elements of sports massage, trigger point therapy, fascial release and active release techniques.Read More Neuromuscular Reeducation (NMR)
Some people see dramatic benefits from a single visit to the Chiropractor. Others need more.Read More How many visits to the chiropractor will I need?