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Pelvic Floor

Pelvic Floor

I am going to start with a pretty shocking statistic; one in three women and one in nine men wet themselves. Given the stigma and shame that accompany incontinence, it is likely that the figures are actually much higher. Somewhere between 1 in 10 and 1 in 20 people...

Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis is a condition where your bones lose strength, making you more likely to break a bone (fracture) than the average adult. Not everyone who has osteoporosis breaks a bone. Whilst there are some risk factors that you cannot do anything about (such as getting...

Osteoarthritis

Osteoarthritis

The word arthritis is used to describe pain, swelling and stiffness in a joint or joints. Arthritis isn’t a single condition and there are several different types. You can read about the main types of arthritis here. This blog is just about osteoarthritis. We used to...

Menopause

Menopause

This is a subject very close to my heart. I started getting menopausal symptoms at the age of 40 and, nearly 10 years later, I am still getting them and I am not even officially menopausal yet. For many people, it’s a long road and one that still isn’t talked about...

We Remain Open Through Lockdown #3

We Remain Open Through Lockdown #3

  I am pleased to confirm that, as essential healthcare workers, we remain open through the current lockdown. We are following all guidance from Public Health England and our professional association to ensure your safety and we continue to offer  online...

Pilates face to face classes

I am delighted to announce that I will once again be offering face to face Pilates classes at the Community Learning and Resource Centre from 7th June. Classes will be in the Walford room which has a hard floor for ease of cleaning. Class participants should note the...

Re-opening: Keeping You Safe

Re-opening: Keeping You Safe

  I am delighted to announce that we are now able to see patients for face to face appointments. Everything is in place to ensure your safety and we have reopened online bookings. In line with our professional guidance, we can only see patients for whom an online...

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

This information details what we will be doing in response to the current pandemic of Coronavirus and will be updated as and when things change.

Do you want to be fitter and healthier?

Do you want to be fitter and healthier?

Health resolutions aren’t just for 1st January. Many people resolve to exercise more in order to improve their health. If you are one of them, did you get yourself checked out before you started? Did you have a plan or just go all out with new found enthusiasm?

Cloudy with a Chance of Pain

Cloudy with a Chance of Pain

Can you predict the weather with your body? In a recent study looking at patients with a variety of painful conditions, it was found that damp and windy days with low pressure increased the chances of experiencing more pain than normal by about 20%.

Do you have a spare room full of unused exercise equipment?

Do you have a spare room full of unused exercise equipment?

How many times have you resolved to exercise but failed to make it a regular part of your life? It can feel daunting to establish new habits but, if you have back pain, exercise is crucial to easing your pain and preventing future problems.

 

 

 

 

At Wimborne Osteopathic Clinic, we are always happy to discuss your individual concerns and requirements.
For our measures re Coronavirus, please click here.

 

 

 

 

What should you do next?

 

Click the button below to book a consultation as soon as possible or call us on 01202 888439 and we will be happy to advise you on your next steps.

 

Clinic hours

Monday1:30pm - 8:00pm
Tuesday8:30am - 3:00pm
Wednesday2pm - 8:00pm
Thursday8:30am - 3:00pm
Friday8:30am - 4:00pm

 

Appointments are available at other times by arrangement. Please contact us for further details.