Cycling Season by Isaac Fellick

Cycle Season Introduction Stretching and mobility Foam rolling and soft tissue release techniques Strength and conditioning Intro Cycling season is well under way; many of us will be attacking those long, hot rides in search for a fitter, healthier body.  … Continue reading

Going anywhere nice this year?……

Flying away this winter?   How to look after your back when you are flying:   Whether you’re flying abroad this winter for a sunny escape or for a skiing trip here are some tips of how you can look … Continue reading

Off to a Tee!

Golf is hard, let’s make it easier.   Tour golfers are surrounded by a team of professionals whose aim is to ensure that they achieve the optimal performance and as the Olympic cycling team showed, incremental improvements add up to … Continue reading

Massage for Body AND Mind

Massage Therapy is more than just relaxing ‘me’ time and often gets misconstrued as a pamper treatment rather than something that aides physical and emotional well-being. Its not thought of as anything medical at all or related to anything medical, … Continue reading

Digital Detox Part 1- Tech Neck!

Modern society is becoming increasingly reliant and addicted to the benefits and lures of digital devices of all forms, but as with all good things, there are downsides. In this series articles I will cover the health issues surrounding our … Continue reading

Wear and Tear…..

Is ‘wear and tear’ causing my back pain? At the clinic we often see people coming to our clinic in pain stating that they have been told that ‘it is due to their age’ or ‘wear and tear’. In this … Continue reading

Summers Here!!

As plants blossom and grow, hanging baskets become laden and the demand for water is incessant, keeping on top of your garden becomes an increasingly physical affair.   Here at Harding Chiropractic we have put together a few tips that … Continue reading

Getting to the Core…..

Over the past few years core stability training has exploded and became its own entity entirely. Many discussions are now held regarding the importance of core stability. Due to this I am going to construct a series of weekly articles … Continue reading

The Shoulder: Part 1

Courtesy of our new Associate Chiropractor Andrew Smy Have you sustained a shoulder injury? Or are you experiencing pain in the shoulder? This blog will explain the anatomy and biomechanics of the shoulder to provide an outline for how injuries … Continue reading

Preventing Back Pain – Tips For Choosing A School Bag

Each school year millions of children walk to, from, and around school carrying backpacks filled with books and materials. Parents should be aware that overly stressing the back with a heavy backpack could cause back pain in their child.   … Continue reading

10 Surprising Causes Of Back Pain

Back pain is the most common cause of people having to take time off work and is the second most common ailment that GPs see in their surgeries, with the NHS spending around £1 billion on the condition. Many people … Continue reading

Avoiding Back Pain – Summer Holidays

Whether you’re holidaying here in blighty or heading further afield, you don’t want back pain to spoil your trip. We have put together a few tips to help you avoid any unnecessary injuries this summer. Pack Wisely Buy the lightest … Continue reading

Using a Laptop – Tips for Maintaining a Good Posture

We covered ideal desk posture when using a desktop computer in a previous post, but due to low prices and an increase in home working, laptops are everywhere and using them can lead to stresses and strains on the body. … Continue reading

Neck and Back Pain – Advice on Pillows

A good pillow should provide you with two things; comfort and support. It should improve the quality and aid in a good night’s sleep, as well as maintain a good posture ensuring your head, neck and spine remain aligned preventing … Continue reading

Headaches and Chiropractic

Headaches are so common that almost everyone takes the odd one now and again for granted, but you may be suffering more than you can cope with. What do you do when you suffer from a pounding headache? Do you … Continue reading

How To Avoid Back Pain When Camping

With the summer holidays looming and the festival season upon us, it’s that time again to grab the tent and pack up the car. For the majority of us, camping means exploring the great outdoors and getting close to nature. … Continue reading

Back and Neck Pain – Advice on Driving Postion

Whether it’s the daily commute to work or an extended road trip, the miles start to accumulate putting stress on the neck and the upper and lower back. Adjusting the driver’s seat to the perfect position can enhance both the … Continue reading