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Acupucture

Acupucture

What is Acupuncture?

Acupuncture is a form of ancient Chinese medicine. It involves the insertion of very fine needles in specific points of the body. These acupuncture points are located on meridians through which Qi energy flow. Traditional Acupuncturists believe …

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Deep Tissue Massage

Deep Tissue Massage

What is Massage?

The definition of massage from Wikipedia is ‘the manipulation of superficial and deeper layers of muscles and connective tissue using various techniques, to enhance function, aid in the healing process, decrease muscle reflex activity, inhibit motor-neuron excitability, …

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Naturopathy

Naturopathy

What is Naturopathy?

Naturopathy, often called naturopathic medicine, is a holistic system that believes that good health is not the same as the absence of disease. A naturopath is a health practitioner who believes in the healing power of nature. …

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Osteopathy

Osteopathy

What is Osteopathy?

To an Osteopath, for a body to work well its structure must work well too. It is based on the principal that the good health of the skeleton, muscles, ligaments and connective tissue are crucial to a …

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Welcome to the new Tara Drummond Osteopathy website

Welcome to the new Tara Drummond Osteopathy website

This is where we will be bringing you the latest news in Osteopathy, acupuncture, massage and other health awareness issues. So keep checking back!…

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Back Pain

Back Pain

Back pain can be divided into neck pain, middle back pain, lower back pain.

The spine is made up of vertebrae. There are normally 33 vertebrae in humans, 7 in the neck (cervical spine), 12 in the middle back (thoracic …

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Osteoarthritis (OA)

Osteoarthritis (OA)

Osteopathy cannot cure arthritis, however much can been done to alleviate the pain and lack of mobility

Is a degenerative joint disorder in which there is progressive loss of articular cartilage accompanied by new bone formation and capsular fibrosis.

There …

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Sports injuries

Sports injuries

Doing exercises and sport is generally good for you. As well as keeping you a healthy weight and boosting your self esteem, it reduces your risk of some serious conditions like heart disease, type 2 diabetes, stroke, colon cancer and …

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Neck Pain

Neck Pain

The neck consists of 7 vertebra and their discs, muscles, ligaments and soft tissue. These vertebrae are the smallest in the spine. As well as supporting the head, the neck is the most flexible part of the spine. Neck pain …

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Joint Pains

Joint Pains

Joint pain is a symptom of injury, infection, illness or second to an allergic reaction. The pain can be caused by direct or indirect trauma or as a result of an underlying condition such as osteoarthritis (OA) or rheumatoid arthritis …

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