tennis elbow

Tennis elbow – Condition of the week

Tennis elbow causes pain around the outside of the elbow Tennis elbow is clinically known as lateral epicondylitis. It often occurs after strenuous overuse of the muscles and tendons of the forearm, near the elbow joint. You may notice pain on the outside of your upper forearm, just below the bend of your elbow when lifting or bending your arm. It may also…

Answering the age old question: Is it better to heat or ice?

Answering the age old question: Is it better to heat or ice?

Sometimes when you are in pain you just don’t know which to do and the simplest answer if you are unsure is to do nothing. It all depends on whether there is inflammation present or not and usually with acute injury there is. The best way of thinking about inflammation is like a small controlled…

New Facebook Competition!

New Facebook Competition!

If you wish to enter online then just send an e.mail to the Heales Clinics facebook page after you’ve liked it with your name or your friend or family member’s name if they are liking it on your recommendation and you will both be entered into the prize draw. From the team at Heale’s Chiropractic…

Music can actually help to ease your pain!

Music can actually help to ease your pain!

We all know that listening to music can soothe emotional pain, but Taylor Swift, Jay-Z and Alicia Keys can also ease physical pain, according to a study of children and teenagers who had major surgery. The analgesic effects of music are well known, but most of the studies have been done with adults and most…

Is your loved one, friend, or co-worker is suffering from back pain?

Is your loved one, friend, or co-worker is suffering from back pain?

If your loved one, friend, or co-worker is suffering from back pain then this blog post has a few tips to help you both: http://www.spine-health.com/blog/caring-someone-back-pain From the team at Heale’s Chiropractic Clinics Over 30 years of helping people in Hitchin and Luton and the surrounding areas of Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire

It's Chiropractic Awareness Week!

It’s Chiropractic Awareness Week!

This week (13th – 19th of April) is all about getting the word of Chiropractic out to the people that could really benefit from it and are unsure about what it is and how it can help them. Chiropractic is a system of complementary medicine based on the diagnosis and manipulative treatment of misalignments of the…