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Caring for babies and toddlers can take its toll on the body, and not just for parents. One of the most common sources of injury I see in grandparents is their grandchildren, especially as they get heavier.

The thing which prompts many people to seek treatment from a chiropractor is an injury. The patient may feel that their injury has come from out of the blue, but when I ask questions and examine them, I can see what has caused it. Here are eight issues which I see again and again, read on to find out how to avoid them.

Woman comforting old man


... but it turns out to be something else entirely. Read on to find out which conditions get mistaken for hip arthritis, and how your chiropractor can help.

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Hand pain and pins and needles can often be caused by Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, which is a problem with the nerves passing through the wrist. But did you know that some people who think they have this syndrome actually have a problem somewhere else in the body? Read on to learn more, and to find out how a chiropractor might be able to help.

A model spine. Text reads 'Chiropractic: A bespoke treatment'

Did you know that no two people seeking chiropractic care will receive exactly the same treatment? To find out how he makes his treatment decisions, the chiropractor’s wife decided to ask him some questions. You can read Shelley's interview with Russell Purchon, one of the most trusted chiropractors working in the North East today, here.

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Some of the most distressed people who come into the chiropractic clinic are those suffering from sciatica. This level of distress is a perfectly normal reaction to an unrelentingly painful condition. If you would like to understand sciatica better and find out how chiropractic can help, read on.