Physio Comes To You Blog

Experiencing High Pain? Could it be Complex Regional Pain Syndrome?

What are the other names for CRPS? Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) has been known as Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy, Arm and Neck Syndrome, Causalgia, Reflex Neurovascular Dystrophy and Amplified Musculoskeletal Pain Syndrome to name a few. I am also sure that each person who has had to live with this condition has some other personal […]

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10 Common Injuries From Skiing or Snowboarding

Like all sports, there’s always the risk we can injure ourselves whilst skiing or snowboarding. This could be due to snow conditions, skiing ability, tiredness or collisions with another person or object. Here are the 10 most common injuries that you could sustain on the slopes: 1.  Peroneal Tendon Injuries  Peroneal tendon injuries are often […]

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Should My Physio Treatment be Painful?

Our Bristol Manager and physio Leanne Plenge clarifies whether there is actually any truth in the ‘no pain no gain’ cliché, and whether the exercises your physio prescribes should be painful.  In the years I have been practising as a physio I have heard the statement no pain no gain many times.  Sometimes from behind […]

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The Benefits of Specialist Physio Treatment

Here at Physiocomestoyou we deal with a wide variety of conditions.  Our experience tells us that getting specialist treatment is the best way to success. That is why we have specialist Physiotherapists who have a clinical interest and years of experience in their areas of expertise.  For example, our Physio and Bristol Manager Leanne Plenge […]

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The Many Benefits of Domiciliary (Home) Treatment and Training

  Our Physio and Bristol Manager Leanne meets personal trainer Wojciech Toczyski, or “Whiskey” as he’s known, to discuss the benefits of treating people in their own homes.   Recently, I met with Whiskey, a personal trainer from South Bristol who specialises in getting his clients fit for group exercise events. His company Flexible Fitness South-West […]

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Have you had or going to have plastic surgery? – try Manual Lymphatic Drainage Massage to enhance the results!!

Research has proven that manual lymphatic drainage massage is recommended for both pre and post plastic surgery for the following procedures: Breast surgery Facelifts Eyelid surgery Tummy tuck Liposuction Forehead, brow or chin lift After surgery it is common to discomfort, swelling and bruising.  These symptoms are due to the surgery having an impact on […]

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RECRUITING PHYSIOS NOW!

We are looking for orthopaedic, paediatric, and neurological physios throughout the UK interested in part time private domiciliary work on a self employed basis.  Excellent rates of pay and support.  If you or a colleague/friend of yours are interested please contact us by email at info@physiocomestoyou.com.  Looking forward to hearing from you. […]

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Did you know that physiotherapy can help prevent osteoporosis?

We’re delighted to be selling ‘MelioGuide Exercise for Better Bones’ via our online shop. We can’t recommend this book highly enough and like us, the author, Margaret Martin is devoted to helping individuals achieve their personal health and fitness goals. What is the Melioguide? An exercise program designed to treat and prevent osteoporosis, osteopenia and low bone […]

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Suffering from plantar fascitis??

This combo provides round the clock relief for plantar fascitis. For daytime, the unique Aircast AirHeel is a clinically-proven solution that provides comfort and massaging relief for Plantar Fasciitis. Two interconnected aircells located under the foot arch and at the back of the heel apply pulsating compression with every step, help reduce swelling and discomfort, and […]

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The Role of Physio after A Total Ankle Replacement

Total ankle replacement surgery is commonly carried out for patients who have severe ankle osteoarthritis.  The aim is to get rid of any persistent pain and improve the movement in your ankle joint.  To ensure that you get the most out of your new ankle joint it is important to follow your exercises given to […]

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