Focus On…Ultrasound Therapy

Focus On…Ultrasound Therapy

What is Ultrasound Therapy? Ultrasound therapy is an electrotherapy which has been used by physiotherapists since the 1940s. High frequency sound waves are applied using an ultrasonic head around the site of a deep tissue injury, in order to stimulate blood...
Focus On…Hypermobility

Focus On…Hypermobility

WHAT IS HYPERMOBILITY? Hypermobility is when a person’s joints have an unusualy wide range of movement It is also sometimes referred to as being ‘double-jointed’. This extreme flexibility can be beneficial, however, for some people, joint...
Focus On…Arthritis

Focus On…Arthritis

What is Arthritis? Arthritis is a condition which causes inflammation of the joints, leading to the area becoming inflamed, painful and stiff. There are more than 200 types of arthritis; the most common being osteoarthritis, where the cartilage lining the bones in the...