Mind your posture – carers, care for your backs with a free check up

Mind your posture – carers, care for your backs with a free check up

There are currently around 140,000 thousand carers in East and West Sussex with the figure set to rise to 180,000 by 2037[1]. For many carers physical activity such as lifting is a significant part of their daily routine. However, not all carers will be aware of their back health when looking after someone. Although paid…

7 Steps to Combat Lower Back Pain in Pregnancy

7 Steps to Combat Lower Back Pain in Pregnancy

Looking for top tips to prevent back pain in pregnancy or treat pregnancy pain? We may just have the answer. 1. Improve your posture during pregnancy If you are getting back pain in pregnancy the best advice is to try and maintain the best posture that you can. The change in your centre of balance…

Improve Posture with Dynamic Stretches

Improve Posture with Dynamic Stretches

Dynamic stretches after exercise is very important, not only to prevent muscle soreness the next day but to also allow the muscles to realign and not remain tight following exertion. However, you should also use dynamic stretches even without doing any physical activity writes  guest contributer and Brighton based personal trainer, Lucy Howlett. Due to…