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January update from Rhys: Aspirations for 2018

Hi to all our lovely patients at Fiona Passey Osteopaths. As a special January update I wanted to share with you a little bit about my aspirations for the year both professionally and personally. I hope that this may provide a little inspiration for you, maybe give you a few ideas as to your yearly…
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Osteopathy for Sciatica

Many people self-diagnose with sciatica when they have a shooting pain that runs from their back or hips and down their legs. But when they visit us at Fiona Passey Osteopaths, we often find that people aren’t really too sure exactly what it is or what is causing it. What is sciatica? Sciatica is when…
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Fiona Passey Osteopaths – 2017 in Blog Posts!

2017 has been another busy year for both of our practices. We welcomed our ‘Person Centred Counsellor’ Danielle Slammon to the team in the summer and have recently introduced a custom made orthotics service – our osteopath Rhys Bastable is qualified to diagnose problems such as flat feet/fallen arches and prescribe and make specialist insoles on…
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Custom made orthotics

Do your suffer from foot, ankle, shin, hip or back pain? One of the main causes of these symptoms are flat feet/fallen arches. The most effective way to treat this is through orthotics, the way this works is that a custom made insole can retrain the muscles in your foot to perform their job more efficiently…
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Why Texting Is a Pain in The Neck

Although it sounds like an exotic illness, text neck is a curse of our modern, technology driven lives that often sees people crippled with pain. But what is it? And why are we seeing so many clients coming in to our osteopathic clinic suffering from it? Joining the ranks of ‘Blackberry thumb’, text neck is…
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Warding Off Winter Aches and Pains

Winter is certainly on its way and with the clocks changing at the end of October, the days will get shorter and the weather will get decidedly colder. Here we offer some useful tips for staying healthy and warding off aches and pains during the long winter months ahead: Boost your diet Maintaining a good…
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