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Cycling can lead to bone health problems: This blog explains the issues and offers some solutions

June 22, 2018

The problem Although competitive road cycling is excellent for cardiovascular (CV) fitness, it is less than optimal for building bone […]

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Tennis Elbow

June 22, 2018

Roland Garros is now in full swing and Wimbledon is fast approaching…it’s officially the summer tennis season 2018!! Whilst tennis […]

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Why your posture matters

June 22, 2018

Over time, sitting in poor postures can generate stresses throughout the body which can create pain and discomfort. From internal […]

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Football…the highs and the lows

June 22, 2018

With one of the most highly anticipated sporting competitions underway international coaches, players and medical teams will have prepared as […]

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Ostenil: A long jump in the management of Osteoarthritis

June 13, 2018

Where were you on 4 August 2012? We all recall the exhilaration and excitement of Super Saturday and Greg Rutherford […]

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Common back pain myths: What to do when it strikes

June 13, 2018

Back pain is a very common condition with 84% of people worldwide experiencing some pain in their lifetime (O’Keeffe, 2017) […]

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The benefits of fitness classes

April 30, 2018

Here at Physiotherapy Matters we have joined up with our sister group ‘Health and Exercise Matters’. Yet we believe we […]

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Elderly falls increasing

April 5, 2018

The local government association (LGA) have stated that by 2020, there will be nearly 1,000 elderly people falling a day, […]

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Exercise and Fitness Matters!!

April 5, 2018

We are all tending to live longer and this is largely due to a much better understanding of what keeps […]

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Shockwave therapy benefits

March 5, 2018

Extracorporeal shockwave therapy (ESWT) is a form of physiotherapy which sends sound waves to stimulate natural healing in the musculoskeletal […]

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How physiotherapy can help the elderly

March 5, 2018

As you get older, your body will inevitably get weaker, your bone density will reduce, poorer coordination and stiffer joints. […]

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Fast track referral pathway

February 27, 2018

Physiotherapy Matters can offer a fast track referral pathway for any of our patients requiring musculoskeletal imaging. This can include […]

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Skiing Preparation

February 27, 2018

You haven’t done any work on your ski fitness…Does it matter? YES, I’m afraid it does. Skiing whether you’re beginner or […]

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We visited Walkworth Womens Institute to discuss common MSK disorders and how best to manage them

January 17, 2018

On the 9th January our physiotherapist, Nick Livadas, was invited to speak to the Walkworth Womens Institute to talk to […]

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New study reveals that surgery for shoulder pain is no more effective than placebo surgery or no treatment at all

January 10, 2018

A recent study in the Lancet journal funded by Arthritis Research UK has found that surgery for sub acromial shoulder […]

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Introducing…Specialist Sports and Relaxation Massage

January 3, 2018

Happy New year all. As of January 2018 we are excited to announce we are now offering specialist sports and […]

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Lower back pain – How we can help!

December 20, 2017

At Physiotherapy Matters we see many clients for treatment of their lower back pain. Lower back pain is the most […]

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Physiotherapy Matters celebrate a unique award for our Clinical Manager

December 11, 2017

Physiotherapy Matters are delighted to announce that our Clinical Manager Nick Livadas has recently been awarded the North East Chartered […]

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Stretching – The different types and when to use them

November 28, 2017

  Every sports person has an opinion regarding stretching and which one is best. I often get asked by my […]

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The Power of Acupuncture

November 13, 2017

Acupuncture has been used as part of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) for over 4000 years. It is believed the body […]

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Avoid Winter golf injuries with Pilates.

November 13, 2017

Winter golf is not for everyone; some people are turning to the preparations for 2018 season; others continue to brave […]

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Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy (ESWT) – Case Study

November 10, 2017

At Physiotherapy Matters we have now been offering Shockwave Therapy for a year and are still one of the only […]

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The Benefits of Occupational Physiotherapy Services

November 7, 2017

Part of our service at Physiotherapy Matters involves providing Occupational Physiotherapy services to a variety of employers across the North […]

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Swing your way into Winter Golf with these simple stretches: Sara Mather

October 27, 2017

At Physiotherapy Matters we see a range of clients from the occasional sports person to the elite sports person, a […]

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