Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

The carpal tunnel is a small space in the wrist where nerves and tendons pass through. Because the tunnel's contents is tightly packed in, compression within the tunnel can cause…

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Diastasis Recti

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Diastasis Recti refers to the separation of the rectus abdominis muscles (the six-pack muscles). They are joined in the centre of the abdomen by connective tissue that is designed to…

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SPD and PGP: Pelvis Pain in Pregnancy

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SPD stands for Symphysis Pubis Dysfunction and PGP stands for Pelvic Girdle Pain From very early on in pregnancy, the joints of the pelvis begin to change. A hormone is…

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Osteopathy in Pregnancy

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From the very start of pregnancy the body goes through a number of major changes. Initially these are more hormonal, but as the baby grows, there are more mechanical factors…

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