How a Brighton Physiotherapist Can Help With Shoulder Pain

How a Brighton Physiotherapist Can Help With Shoulder Pain

If you are looking for a physio in Brighton to help with shoulder pain then we can help.  Shoulder pain can affect up to 1 in 3 people at some time. But how does physio help with shoulder pain? What does a physio do and how successful is it? Shoulder Pain The shoulder is one…

The Sacro-iliac Joint Revisited

The Sacro-iliac Joint Revisited

I mostly agree with Adam Meakin about SIJ diagnosis but disagree with some points. Static palpation is indeed of limited value, probably because of variations in anatomy and poor correlation of supposed findings with pain, dysfunction or pathology. The bone out place theory has not been taught at chiropractic colleges in Europe for 30 years…

Gentle Chiropractic – Activator adjusting explained

Gentle Chiropractic – Activator adjusting explained

Gentle chiropractic is being used more widely. If you suffer from back pain, neck pain, or certain types of headaches, you may benefit from chiropractic care. Chiropractors use their hands to unlock the stiff joints of the spine that cause these problems and the resulting nerve irritation and muscle spasm. Indeed chiropractic means “done by…

Do orthotic insoles help with knee pain in runners? Leading Brighton Chiropractor answers

Do orthotic insoles help with knee pain in runners? Leading Brighton Chiropractor answers

Knee pain is common in runners and a common cause is the patella or knee cap. Pain caused by the patella is often called patello-femoral syndrome or PFS for short. The pain can be severe enough to stop runners going out but also occurs in other sports people and non-sports people alike. Chiropractor and physio…

Counselling & Chiropractic in Brighton, by guest contributor Diane Hedge

Counselling & Chiropractic in Brighton, by guest contributor Diane Hedge

Just as chiropractic allows your body to start its own healing process, so counselling can help you recognise how the way you think and feel impacts on your physical health. It’s part of our language to recognise the body/mind connection, as in:  “He’s a pain in the neck.”  “It’s a headache”. What counselling can do…

Back Pain in Children - top tips for prevention

Back Pain in Children – top tips for prevention

It is incredible to think that even children can get back pain but it’s true. At Sundial we did free half-term kids and teachers chiropractic checks in Brighton. 32 per cent of six and seven year olds get back ache at some time according to research by the British Chiropractic Association. This rises to 45 percent…

Lifting Training Video From the Archive Starring Brighton Chiropractor

Lifting Training Video From the Archive Starring Brighton Chiropractor

Nearly 20 years Matthew took part in a training programme to help a national pub chain reduce injuries due to lifting. He helped put a seminar series and video together to help publicans and their staff prevent back pain on the job. Roy Castle and Geoff Capes were the talent. Matthew says “It was a…

Is the pop necessary for our chiropractic adjustment to be effective?

Is the pop necessary for our chiropractic adjustment to be effective?

Some people love it, some people hate it but the pop or click associated with chiropractic spinal adjustments or manipulation is thought to be the beneficial bit of chiropractic care by many people. But is this right? If a joint doesn’t pop does this mean the treatment hasn’t worked and you won’t get better. This…