Lack of hip strength can lead to low back pain, hip pain, knee pain as well as foot pain. This video shares a very simple but effective exercise for the hip, which can be performed at home without any equipment, called the 7 ways hip.
Many of these old school core exercises can actually do more harm than good. Best to avoid them altogether. Especially as there are safer, equally as effective alternative exercises to do. Same result without the back pain. Our chiropractor, Jasper, demonstrates some of the NO GO Core exercises (he actually struggles with one of them […]
Being able to squad properly will enable you to lift properly. And it is actually not too hard to learn. Forget the common “wisdom” about “shin angle” and “bending the knees”. It is not that complicated. I have had some help here from my son, Wilf. Why? Because children are born with proper […]
If you have ever experienced back pain, I am sure that friends or family have suggested activating your Gluteal muscles. Underactive gluteal muscles or weak core muscles can be a cause of back pain, no question about it. However, just focussing on strengthening these muscles is too simple. However, it is definitely worth trying to activate […]
From the 20th of August onward, Genevieve Clarke will be joining the Fornham Chiropractic team as Chiropractor. Find out how her passion for horses, actually got her into chiropractic. Can you tell us a little bit about yourself? I am originally from Walsall, West Midlands and my first introduction to this profession was observing […]
Sciatica Sciatic pain is normally described as tingling, numbness, or weakness—that originate in the lower back and travel through the buttock and down the large sciatic nerve in the back of your leg. A common misconception is that sciatica causes low back pain when actually sciatica is referred pain triggered by the compression of the sciatic nerve and could be the […]
Bite Size Health Every month we share scientifically high-value information with our subscribers. These articles are well researched and have a solid scientific data. The information will help you to live a longer and healthier life. Live Longer by avoiding what 78% of the population does! Hyman, M, Ornish, D. and Roizen, M. […]
Movement Deficiency Syndrome Did you know there is something like “Movement Deficiency Syndrome”? It is a very serious condition and leads to all sorts of chronic diseases like heart disease, diabetes, high cholesterol and other chronic diseases. Too many of us do not realise that movement is essential for our body’s. Physical activity ensures that […]