back care advice from our stoke on trent chiropractor

Back Pain? Blame Your Job!

Stumped as to what is causing your back pain? Maybe your job is to blame! Many occupations place workers at high risk for back injury. In fact, you’ll probably be surprised to discover just how extensive the list is!  We often mention the dangers of spending too much time at a computer, but there are…

Should I See A Chiropractor or Osteopath?

Getting conflicting opinions on who you need to see about your back condition? Struggling to understand the difference between a chiropractor and an osteopath? Our Stoke on Trent chiropractor outlines the main differences of each approach: A chiropractor is a professional who focuses mainly on mechanical disorders of the musculoskeletal system. Osteopaths, on the other…

Is Your Back to Blame for Your Headaches?

Is everyday life becoming a bit of a headache? Find yourself reaching for those painkillers more often than you should be? Your spine could be to blame! According to our Stoke on Trent chiropractor, back pain and headaches are often related. But how exactly can your spine cause your head to hurt? One of the most common…

Is It Ever Too Late To Improve The Health Of Your Spine?

Getting older is part of life, but age-related back pain doesn’t have to be. If you’re under 50 and haven’t had a back injury, your back pain is likely the result of sitting for long stretches or poor posture. Sitting for extended periods and poor posture can put too much pressure on the discs in…

Laptop? Stay Pain Free!

Thinking about swapping your desk top computer for a laptop? Laptops allow us to be able to work more flexibly, but they can also cause back, neck and shoulder problems. According to our Stoke on Trent chiropractor, many of the features that make laptops very portable, such as a screen attached to the keyboard, also make it difficult…

bakc care advice for children from our stoke on trent chiropractor

Top Tips on Back Pack Safety

It’s back to class work and home work but are you doing everything you can to protect the health of your children’s spines at school? According to our Stoke on Trent chiropractor, back packs can be seriously bad news for your children’s spines if they are not worn correctly. So to minimise backpack-induced discomfort and…