Pregnancy

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Osteopathy is an extremely gentle and safe choice of treatment during pregnancy. As the months progress the spine is placed under extra pressure due to the increase in weight of the baby and the amniotic fluid. Pregnancy hormones also cause the ligaments of the spine and uterus to soften making them more susceptible to injuries. […]

How do Rheumatoid Arthritis and Osteoarthritis differ?

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The two most common types of arthritis, a condition that damages joints, are Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) and Osteoarthritis (OA). OA being the most common type, also known as wear and tear, causes damage to the cartilage that covers the bones in your joints. It affects around 85% of the population who are over forty five […]

Here Comes The Sun!

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The summer is here at last and according to local travel agents bookings for holidays both at home and abroad are up. This is great news for the economy and also shows that people’s spirits are changing. However, one thing that is taking longer to change is the Irish man’s inability to apply sun cream […]

My advice…watch your back!

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“Why does he keep putting them into us Pat if they give so much trouble”, shouted a neighbour from the confines of his kitchen floor as my dear ole grandfather headed out to finish the poor man’s duties on the farm. Our good Lord got the blame for his restrictions that day and on every […]