Case Study

Name: Mr D Reason for consultation: Right sided hamstring pain on athletic activity Mr D is a high-level sprinter, specialising in 60m and 100m events. He has had a significant left hamstring tear previously, but was not a candidate for surgery. For the last 3 years, Mr D has experienced right hamstring pain whilst training. This… Read more

Worcestershire GP Practices

Below is a list of all of the GP practices from Worcester and surrounding areas, including Upton, Droitwich, Malvern and Pershore. Worcester Walk in Centre Farrier House Farrier Street Worcester WR1 3BH T: 01905 879100 Spring Gardens Medical Centre Spring Gardens Worcester WR1 2BS T: 01905 744400 Albany House Medical Centre Albany Terrace Barbourne Worcester… Read more

Running Technique Tips

As ever, the pavements will be packed with runners this January as everybody renews their efforts to become healthier following the New Year. This then seems like a good time to go through some running technique. I myself am a huge fan of barefoot running. The logic of allowing the foot to do its job… Read more

Chiropractors for Cyclists

The 2015 Tour De France consisted of 21 gruelling stages, amounting to 2,087 miles of cycling in just three weeks. Today, almost every team has its own chiropractor, but why? What does cycling that far do to your back? The first thing to note is that cyclists competing at Le Tour rarely employ a chiropractor… Read more

Most Common Injuries per Sport

Most Common Injuries in Each Sport Sports injuries are an inevitable part of living an active life, and although ensuring your body is functioning at its optimum decreases the likelihood of getting injured, there are still inherent risks associated with each sport. But what injuries occur most commonly in each sport? Basketball It should come… Read more

Case Study

Name: Mr C Reason for consultation: Front of thigh numbness and associated low back pain. Mr C presented to Worcester Chiropractic Clinic 12 months after injuring his low back at work. Mr C states that “something went” whilst he was lifting, but at the time there was no pain. Later, at home, Mr C was… Read more

How Acupuncture Works

I have to start with an apology. This article does not concern acupuncture, as used in Traditional Chinese Medicine, at all, but rather its cousin “dry-needling”. For our full article on acupuncture and dry-needling, please click here. Dry-needling is offered by some chiropractors and manual therapists as an adjunct to other treatment methods, particularly when… Read more

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