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Aug, 2019

How To Manage Pain Following A Total Knee Replacement

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How To Manage Pain Following A Total Knee Replacement. On a recent #asknicole question the patient asked how to manage pain. She was three days following a total knee replacement. Often when people first have surgery their expectations  don't often match reality. Although joint replacements outcomes are often good in the long run they can sometimes be a bit painful just after the operation.   They Have Done A Lot…

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Jun, 2019

How Hydrotherapy Helps Improve Bone Density (Perfect For Women After The Menopause)

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How Hydrotherapy Helps Improve Bone Density (Perfect For Women After The Menopause)   How To Improve Bone Density Through Hydrotherapy.  Many post menopausal women will experience reduction in bone density due to hormonal changes .  There is good evidence to show hydrotherapy can help improve bone density.    Why Is Bone Density So Important For Post Menopausal Women? With hip fractures causing significant pain and poor function this can reduced…

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Jun, 2019

How To Relieve Neck Pain

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How To Relieve Neck Pain Pain In The Neck? Do you get pains in your neck? Achy shoulders? Does your neck feel stiff? Are you struggling to sleep? Are you stressed and holding the tension in your neck/shoulders? Headaches? Are you suffering from other symptoms such as: tingling in fingers, numbness in arms and hands and general weakness?   If you answered yes to any of these symptoms, you are…

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Jun, 2019

Understanding Your Chimp

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Understanding Your Chimp   The Chimp Paradox is a fantastic book that everyone should take the time to read or listen to. This affiliate link gives you a 30 day free trial for audible. It's a brilliant read and money raised from this link will help us to continue to build services and facilities for you across the Southwest.   Things You Need To Know How our subconscious brain affects…

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Mar, 2019

Working In A Stroke Rehabilitation Centre: 3 Major Things I Learned

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Working In A Stroke Rehabilitation Centre: 3 Major Things I Learned Over the last three days, I have been lucky enough to observe the Physiotherapists working as part of a multidisciplinary team (MDT) at the Stroke Rehab Centre in Chippenham. This was part of my observational placement for my Physiotherapy degree and was incredibly eye-opening. I spent my time shadowing the physiotherapists, interacting with patients and asking, a probably annoying…

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