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Fibromyalgia help Newcastle

What is Fibromyalgia? Fibromyalgia is a long-term condition that causes pain and tenderness throughout the body. It can also cause fatigue, sleep disturbances, mood swings anxiety and difficulty concentrating or remembering things. The exact cause of fibromyalgia is unknown but it is believed to be related to changes in how the brain processes information from the nerves located throughout the …

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Frozen Shoulder Newcastle

Frozen shoulder feels very much like the name suggests. While it may not be cold it certainly does not want to move the way a shoulder is supposed to. If you try it can create immense pain. So you tend not to try which means the shoulder muscles become more tight resulting in greater restriction and lack of movement. This …

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TMJ support Newcastle

No smile on your dial? TMJ, That grinding pain that if left untreated can lead to waaay more pain, inability to chew leading to poor nutrition, headaches, migraines, ear pain, lack of sleep, teeth pain, lockjaw, dizziness, anxiety, anxiety and depression. Chronic pain can be incredibly debilitating but it doesn’t have to be that way. Let’s pull this baby apart and have a …

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Autoimmune Disease support Newcastle

Autoimmune diseases occur when the immune system identifies a particular tissue of the body incorrectly as an invader. The immune systems function is to protect the body from external invaders that might cause disease. As a result the immune system attacks the body tissue in question causing inflammation, and damage to the cells in question. What are some Symptoms? As …

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What Are The Benefits Of Stretching?

Stretching. Do you remember at primary school when you had to do some kind of sport and attached to whatever the activity was there was this quiet non committed suggestion of a stretch? You would wriggle around a bit, touch your toes and roll your shoulders a couple of times and that was it. Looking back this kind of made …

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Plantar Fasciitis – It really isn’t funny.

Not being completely awake you soon are when the searing pain from your foot touching the floor reaches your brain at the speed of 350 feet per second, that’s way faster than NBN by the way. Just as quickly your foot recoils to your chin running the risk of a second injury. What is this? It’s plantar fasciitis. Often referred …

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Dry Needling Newcastle

Dry Needling or Acupuncture – What’s the Difference? What is Dry Needling? Dry needling is a term that was derived in the early 1940s by a technique developed by Janet Travell and David Simons. The technique involved the use of hypodermic needles to stimulate and/ or inject trigger points or myofascial trigger points with substances such as corticosteroids, saline solution …

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Acupuncture for Pain relief

It doesn’t really matter whether it is something that is from time to time, acute or something you live with day in and day out. Pain can range from being a tad unpleasant to something that rules your life. Finding the right method for pain relief is an obvious answer According to the National Centre for Complimentary and Integrative Health …

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Low back pain ruining your life? Newcastle support

Low back pain, that constant ache that ebbs and flows between being an excruciating pain that takes your breath away to that low grade constant ache that keeps you awake at night gradually wearing you down. Low back pain can create large amounts of tension throughout the body as well as high levels of inflammation using huge amounts of energy. …

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Headache and migraine relief

Banging your head against a wall seems in any situation like a bad idea. However if you know anything about migraines or chronic headaches you understand the madness that can overcome you. You are willing to do almost anything for a moments respite from the pounding, nausea and a brain that only speaks in single tortured syllables. Headaches and migraine …