However pictures don't tell the whole story. I looked 'Open and Free' up until 4 years old.
We are a record of what happened to us or what we have experienced. My mother used to say “Don’t mind him he’s dreadfully shy”!
Question: What do you think I did in my body?
Answer: I now recognise 'I ...
Many of us have busy lives and maybe a sedentary office job. However when pain and stress strikes this can be challenging. Have you had to give up your passion due to pain or an injury? Running, playing football, gym classes, dancing…….etc.
If we could remind ourselves of 5 things instinctively we knew about our ...
"97% of people with back pain could benefit by learning the Alexander Technique – it is only a very small minority of back pain sufferers that require medical intervention such as surgery" Dr. Jack Stern, MD is a neurosurgeon in White Plains, New York specializing in spine neurosurgery.
He is also a faculty ...
That rings a bell……..I had to read this out in the early days when I was a flight attendant, many moons ago.
The main reason it is so important is because people often want to help others, maybe their child or relative first and foremost. This is a natural instinct for many people and is very ...
Emily is a dance and Pilates instructor and has good body awareness but since a car accident she has suffered a degree of neck pain.
Sometimes we can't see past the pain and simply exercising is not going to resolve the problem. We need to look at our habits. Together we discovered that Emily tensed her neck more at ...
Here is a picture of myself and you can see I am quite twisted. I too was told I had a scoliosis but i’m not sure on reflection if that helped me or hindered me.
A dictionary definition of scoliosis is “ An abnormal lateral curve of the spine” that is all.
I have read so many articles that ...
This common phrase we use if we are trying to make a decision
about something, however do we notice what is happening there in our gut at different times during the day?
Have you ever been head over heels in love, light headed or are you tight lipped? Do you have a nose for a bargain? Do you feel light ...
Do you or have you ever suffered pain, maybe back or neck pain which has really stopped you in your tracks? It may have even prevented you from doing some of the things you love, running, gym, playing music etc.
Imagine you are driving your car but things start to feel a bit wrong with it, firstly you ignore it hoping ...
– As you look at your screen right now your should be horizontal to the top of the screen. Is your head poking forward towards the screen? Beware of getting SUCKED in.
– Where are they as you sit there? Forward of knees or tucked under your chair? Twisted or contorted? Can you leave them under your knees? ...
Back pain is the biggest cause of sickness absence in the UK and lower back pain affects 7 in 10 people at some time in their lives.
A study published online by the British Medical Journal, referring to a trial with over 500 patients, offers some hope.
Professor Paul Little of Southampton's faculty of medicine ...