Trochanteric Bursitis

Take a look at the ischial bursitis blog post for complimentary information about Bursitis and how to help alleviate the symptoms they bring. So to recap a bursitis is an inflamed and irritated bursa. Reminder: a bursa is a small fluid filled sac naturally designed to reduce friction in between mainly muscles and bones in […]

Ischio-gluteal bursitis

If we divid the word Bursitis into two Bursa – is a small fluid filled sac that reduces friction at certain points in the body (usually between tendon/muscle and bone). Itis – inflammation so put the two together and you have = inflammation of the bursa Essentially this is an irritated bursa. The ‘Ischiogluteal’ bursa […]

Meralgia Paraesthetica

Meralgia Paraesthetica

This is a condition commonly affecting those over 30 years of age and under 60. It also affects men more frequently than women according to some studies.   The condition is caused by a trapped nerve, the lateral femoral cutaneous nerve. When this happens sensory changes such as pain, burning, tingling and numbness can occur […]

Who Do You Know That Is Elderly And In Pain?

Who Do You Know That Is Elderly And In Pain?

Pain is a predictor of poor health especially if you are more elderly. It is commonly associated with low levels of physical activity and performance. Those developing pain when older are 4x (400%) more likely to suffer from Anxiety and Depression, as well as social isolation, loss of independence, decreased appetite, poor sleep, Brain decline, […]

Frozen 🥶 Shoulder

This is a very well known condition which can be debilitating for some sufferers. It is also known as Adhesive Capsulitis in the medical profession. A true frozen shoulder will limit the shoulder joint in almost every direction.  It’s rate of incidence is 2% in the 🇬🇧 population. Commonly affecting those aged between 40 to 60. It […]

Back-in-Action COVID Update

Back-in-Action COVID Update

Lancashire And Preston Lockdown Update We  continue to implement stringent hygiene measures and ask everybody visiting here to rigorously abide by these procedures to help make the clinic safe for all. The lockdown measures in Preston and Lancashire do not  affect the way Healthcare Facilities such as Chiropractors are able to open. If you are in an area of local […]