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Covid-19 closures

By | 2020-03-27T07:31:44+00:00 March 27th, 2020|The Practice Ferndown News|

Covid-19 closures In these unprecedented times we have to follow government advice, so (with tears in our eyes) we have temporarily closed The Practice at Ferndown for the next 3 weeks. (to be reveiwed April 21st 2020)   WE ARE STILL HERE TO HELP!  A huge amount of advice can be given to help you [...]

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Pregnant? Please abandon your flip flops

By | 2018-06-08T12:47:54+00:00 June 8th, 2018|The Practice Ferndown News|

Why pregnant woman should ditch flipflops this summer.   As the weather improves (we hope) the Osteopath in me gets more and more irate when I see pregnant women wearing flipflops.  I’ve had kids, I’ve been pregnant in the hot summer months, I get it – flipflops are easy, slip on and keep you cool.  [...]

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New Practice now open!

By | 2017-04-21T18:55:26+00:00 April 21st, 2017|The Practice Ferndown News|

On 18th April 2017 we opened our wonderful new clinic. Not far from the old site the new clinic offers patients parking on site, with more clinic space. After 10 years leasing our old clinic on Victoria Road we recognised the need to offer patient parking and we wanted the opportunity to buy a clinic we could expand into. The space is light, [...]

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Osteopath’s top 10 tips for pain free gardening.

By | 2018-09-12T20:02:35+00:00 March 17th, 2016|The Practice Ferndown News|

The sun is shining, the bulbs are appearing and the days are getting longer- it must be time to blitz the garden. Without fail every spring our clinic phone starts ringing with a stream of over enthusiastic gardeners – never more so than after the 4 day Easter bank holiday.  While it keeps us busy [...]

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Don’t mask back pain with pills

By | 2018-09-12T20:02:35+00:00 February 25th, 2016|The Practice Ferndown News|

If you had a stone in your shoe you wouldn’t take a pain killer, you would remove the stone (the cause of the pain). Why should it be any different with back pain? As an osteopath I see patients on a daily basis who are taking painkillers so they can “carry on”. While I fully [...]

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Subsidised osteopathic treatment for Arthritis sufferers.

By | 2016-02-04T14:49:12+00:00 February 4th, 2016|The Practice Ferndown News|

  Subsidised Osteopathic treatment for Arthritis sufferers. Are you or anyone you know suffering with pain associated with arthritis? The charity Arthritis Action has been set up to subsidise treatment for anyone suffering with arthritis. Membership costs just £20 a year or £100 a lifetime, for which you will receive 4 vouchers a year to [...]

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