London Marathon

London Marathon 2019 Overuse Injuries

Training for the London Marathon 2019. Training for an event such as the London Marathon can be such a unique and special experience especially if it’s the first time you will be running it and weren’t really a runner in the first place! Before we get into this article, I presume you have pr...
Common Headache Types

Common types of Headaches

A headache may be more complicated than most people are led to believe. There are different kinds of headaches that give out a unique set of symptoms to signal that it is happening for a reason. These different types of headaches require different treatments. The physiotherapists in Chelmsford, E...
Chelmsford Sports Massage

Sports Massage in Chelmsford

Sports massage is the specific treatment of the body to help recover from an injury, improve exercise performance, to warm-up, relax before working out or part of your training program for a  competition using soft tissue massage techniques. We would argue that you cant massage a ‘sport’ but it’...
Massage Therapy

Massage therapy in Chelmsford

Massage therapy has to do with the manipulation of the body through soft tissues therapy targeted at areas such as the connective tissues, muscles, tendons, joints, and ligaments. It conforms to clinical healthcare options that assist in easing specific stress and discomforts that we experience i...
MCL - Medial Collateral Ligament

The Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL)

Ligaments are strong, thick bands of collagenous fibres that connect bone to bone. A Ligaments role is to support a joint and to keep the joint from moving the wrong way. The Medial collateral ligament (MCL) of the knee joint is otherwise also known as the tibial collateral ligament because of it...
Back Pain

Lower Back Pain – Exercises

Do you know what makes you stand and sit upright? It’s your backbones, I mean your spinal vertebral column which consists of 33 vertebrae! The lower back is formed by interconnected 5 lumbar vertebrae, muscles, ligaments and nerves that function together to hold us upright. It is highly mobile ...
Chronic Muscle Pain

Dealing with chronic muscle pain

We all struggle to live a totally pain-free life. We do whatever it takes to get rid of pain, but sometimes it becomes difficult in getting rid of it. It can last for days, weeks or even months, which is referred to as Chronic Pain. You will have the feeling that the pain just won’t […]