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Recommended Product for Active Sitting

Learning to sit in good alignment can really help combat neck, shoulder and low back pain this simple gadget can provide a firm foundation for finding and maintaining that healthy position. http://www.lloydspharmacy.com/en/betterlife-ultimate-memory-foam-wedge-standard-321644 Often when prolonged sitting causes discomfort, we look for ways to support the body. We commonly believe that we should somehow prop the […]

Persistent Pain Management

I’m feeling excited and very honoured to have been invited to observe a 4 week programme of Persistent Pain management Workshops at the Royal Orthopaedic Hospital Birmingham. The clinic runs on a multidisciplinary approach with Dr Grehame Brown, orthopaedic physician and co-author of the self help manual (link below); Abigail Darling, Human Givens Therapist and […]

Definitely Try This at Home

Do you have a stiff neck? clunky shoulder? a knee that never feels quite right? Most of us carry some sort of niggle around with us. Try this. Scan your body for any bothersome areas, shut your eyes for a moment and conjure up any thoughts, colours, emotions that spring to mind, write them down. […]

New Rules of Posture

I read a lot of material on ways to enhance body awareness and different forms of exercise to suit the full range of clients that come into my massage therapy clinic. There are few books I would recommend so readily to so many people.The information presented is masterfully accurate and concise, although it can take […]

Functional Neuromuscular Rehabilitation

. I have been studying this book for a while now, written by probably the most controversial voice in the world of bodywork. In a nutshell the theory goes: Posture is irrelevant, forget muscle imbalances, it’s all about motor control. Will be spending this weekend consolidating and asking awkward questions. Will be back March 3rd […]

November Offer 2012 Discover MET

This offer has now expired. Remedial Massage with Muscle Energy Technique (MET) 90 mins £50 MET is a deeply effective tool in releasing tight muscles and stiff joints. MET uses gentle muscle contractions followed by relaxation. This treatment requires active participation, by you, the client and can provide new tools for you to take away […]

Special Offer 1 Hour Deep Tissue Massage £25

This offer has now expired. Saturday 9th October at Therapy to Take Away Regent Street Leamington Spa. Step on the road to recovery from pain and chronic tension with a deep tissue massage. Using a variety of techniques tension is released from muscles and tendons to improve mobility and promote relaxation. Regular treatments can provide […]

Saturday 26th June Deep Tissue Massage Special

This offer has now expired. Tired of those tight shoulders? that aching knee, the stiff neck and headaches? Experience the benefit of remedial massage techniques which work to normalise tight and knotty muscles in a pain free way. 30 minute taster massages are available Saturday 26th June at the special price of £20. A chance […]

Postural Pointers

In response to the many people who tell me that they don’t make time in their day to do exercises even though they know it would probably do them good, I have decided to release a series of Postural Pointers to help you find ways to take more care of your posture and discover routes […]