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  • Whiplash

    Whiplash Whiplash for many can occur when involved in a car accident or by any number of knocks, falls orslips and sports injuries, and can be excruciatingly painful. Many people are shocked to realise that even mild cases of whiplash can happen just by simply turning your head too fast in one direction, being knocked down, […]

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  • Facet Joint Syndrome

    Facet Joint Syndrome, also called facet joint sprain is a common cause of back pain. The facet joints, also termed zygapophyseal joints, are located at the back of the spine. There are two joints at each level, one on either side of the spine. The facet joints are classified as synovial joints and are enclosed […]

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  • Chiropractic Treatment During Pregnancy

    Chiropractic Treatment and Pregnancy Pregnancy should be an enjoyable life experience, however, during pregnancy a woman’s body goes through enormous changes. Due to ligament laxity and the shifting of the centre of gravity, mothers to be can develop poor posture and more than 50% of pregnant women experience ‘low back pain’. There are many difficulties […]

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  • Neck Pain

    Today’s modern living often entails hours of driving and hunching over workstations, which can play havoc with our necks. So it is no surprising that neck pain is one of the most common condition that our practitioners treat. Whilst neck pain is less common than low back pain, millions of people experience neck pain and […]

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  • Chronic Headaches and Migraines

    If you’re a sufferer of chronic headaches or migraines, you don’t need convincing that they’re one of the most painful, debilitating conditions you could possibly suffer. Millions upon millions of dollars a year are spent on trying to find relief from this crippling illness. But what causes migraines? Basically it’s a decrease in oxygen to […]

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  • Shoulder Pain

    Painful shoulder conditions that limit movement are very common, are caused by injuries affecting the shoulder joint, muscles, tendons, ligaments and cartilage. It is possible to do more movements with the arm than with any other part of the body. The arm is such a useful tool that it’s a pity that there are only two […]

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  • Back Pain

    Around 80% of people will experience back pain at some stage in their life. For some chronic back pain can have a detrimental effect on their lifestyle. Back pain can often affect your ability to perform even the most simple daily tasks. Numerous structures in your back can cause pain; muscles, nerves, ligaments, discs and […]

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  • Are Antibiotics linked to Peanut Allergies?

    Over-exposure to Antibiotics at a Young Age Increases the Risk of Developing Food Allergies Are antibiotics linked to food allergies? Absolutely! An animal (young mice) study released in August 2014 (published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences) indicated that young children over- exposed to antibiotics are at greater risk of developing food allergies […]

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  • Chiropractic

    Chiropractic care is a branch of healthcare that focuses on the relationship between the body’s structure – mainly the spine – and its function. Conditions commonly managed by chiropractors can include back and neck pain, headaches, sports injuries and repetitive strains. Patients may also seek  advice on pain associated with other conditions. Chiropractic is derived […]

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  • Surviving Christmas

    The Christmas holiday period is typically extremely busy and can also be extremely indulgent with everyone gorging themselves on a sumptuous Christmas pudding or wine and enjoying plenty of holiday hospitality with family and friends. In short, health and fitness is not generally found at the top of Santa’s naughty or nice list. It can […]

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