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Please note: Follow the advice on this blog at your own risk. Alison Eaves is a qualified UK Chiropractor working in Leeds, West Yorkshire and is registered with the General Chiropractic Council. Articles are for information only. A full chiropractic consultation should be undertaken if you are suffering from back or neck pain.
Chiropractors have long been treating ladies during pregnancy for pelvic and low back pain and often continue to treat both mother and baby post-partum. I’ve been swotting up on treatment aimed at pregnant ladies and babies and I recently spent a weekend in Pocklington attending a seminar given by chiropractor Elizabeth Davidson. […]
Chiropractors have long been asking patients about their lifestyle. This is because we recognise that pain is a multi-faceted entity and every patient has unique factors that influence their recovery from injury. Any new patient consultation involves questioning the patient about diet, exercise habits, alcohol intake and smoking […]
Ask someone you know if they have ever pulled a hamstring and the chances are they will have experienced it, that’s how common hamstring injuries are. So what is the treatment? Well a wide variety of treatments are used and new treatments are being developed all the time.
As a chiropractor I will often manipulate the […]
I know it is January and finances may be a bit stretched but give your back and your wallet a break and book in for a new patient consultation for only £20 (usually £45). Tell your friends, colleagues and even random strangers! Everyone is welcome but hurry as the offer is only available to […]
It may have been wet and windy on Sunday but Leeds chiropractor here at Revive was up in Newcastle upon Tyne for the BUPA Great North Run. After months of training and getting myself into shape I can honestly say all the training was worth it and I had a great day. Admittedly it could […]
Neck pain is very common. Chiropractors have been using manipulation (physical manoeuvres to mobilise bones in the neck and back) for many years to help alleviate symptoms of back pain. Numerous studies have proven that manipulation for neck pain works however it has never been compared against medicine (i.e. taking painkillers) or […]
Spinal manipulation was more effective than medication at improving neck pain by the end of 12 weeks of treatment and 1 year later. However, participants who did home exercises experienced improvement in their pain similar to that achieved with spinal manipulation. Participants who received spinal manipulation were more satisfied with […]
So you might be thinking why don’t I just do the exercises if it gets the same results? Great if you will religiously stick to the exercises? But we know that people don’t take care of themselves. Most people want the easy option. We are too busy, lazy, preoccupied with modern living (delete as appropriate) to find the time to […]
It is with great interest that I saw a headline flash up on the BBC website today stating that “24,000 diabetes deaths a year could be avoidedâ€ http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-16147731.
"Many of these deaths could be prevented," said Dr Bob Young, diabetologist and spokesman for the National Diabetes […]
It was all over the news last week that nearly half of cancers diagnosed in the UK are preventable in the sense that they are caused by avoidable life choices. So what should you avoid?
The big bad three
2) Lack of fruit and […]
See a selection of exercises from Alison