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The Rise in Spinal Injuries among Cyclists

At the Annual Academic Road Safety Lecture on Cycling Safety held in Dublin last Monday 5th October, it was noted about the rise in spinal injuries among cyclists with consultant orthopaedic surgeon Sean Morris stated that spinal injuries suffered by cyclists rose by over 300% in the last five years. This alarming figure highlights not …

How your body tells you that it may need Physiotherapy

by David Dalton Our body let’s us know if it needs something or if something isn’t right. This usually takes the form of pain or an increased consciousness of a certain part of the body. While this often is not serious, it is still a cause for concern due to the fact that your body …

Low Back Pain in Pregnancy

Many women experience back pain during pregnancy, it is a good sign as it shows your baby is growing. Many studies have been done on the percentage of women who suffer with back pain. The results vary greatly; one systematic review found that on average 45% of women suffer with back pain at some point …