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Why is gardening good for you? A Dorset Osteopath’s perspective

By |2019-08-28T13:59:21+00:00May 3rd, 2018|Osteopathy News|

Why is gardening is good for you? This week is National Gardening week (30/04/18-06-05-18). First launched by the Royal Horticultural Society in 2011. It celebrates gardening and focuses on the promotion of the positive effects of gardening throughout the UK. I have a personal passion for plants, and since moving to Dorset if anything its [...]

Caring for your back

By |2019-08-28T13:59:22+00:00March 19th, 2018|Osteopathy News|

Joanna is an Osteopath who divides her time between practices in Cheselbourne and Poundbury, near Dorchester, Dorset, where she works with people of all ages, and predominantly those in later life. More than 50% of her patients visit Caring Osteopathy to relieve their back pain. How many times have I treated someone with a sore [...]

Unpaid Carers in Dorset

By |2019-08-28T13:59:23+00:00December 4th, 2017|Osteopathy News|

In July, 2017 the Office of National Statistics estimated 6.5 million carers in the UK save the UK economy almost £60bn per year. It would otherwise cost £56.9bn to replace those carers with paid care. An increasing number of people are caring for longer durations and because we live for longer (1, 2). How many [...]