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

By |2021-03-08T21:51:48+01:00May 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 [...]

Unpaid Carers in Dorset

By |2021-03-08T21:50:25+01:00December 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 [...]