Getting a grasp on hand injuries

June 6, 2018
The hands are a very complex and important part of our bodies. Fit For Work Physiotherapist Tom McSherry explains how hand injuries can affect us, and how you can minimise the risk of injuring your hands at work. Our hands are one of the most commonly used parts of our bodies. From driving or opening doors, to typing or simply holding a knife and fork, we are constantly using one or both of them. So when we injure our hands,...

Puncturing the pain away

May 17, 2018
Acupuncture is one of the oldest forms of pain relief, dating back thousands of years to ancient Chinese medicine. Fit For Work physiotherapist Kelly Mabbett explains how acupuncture can be used in conjunction with other treatments to help aid healing and relieve pain. For a lot of people, the idea of having needles put into their body doesn’t conjure up particularly relaxing thoughts. But for many patients, relaxation is one of the main benefits they feel from acupuncture. A lot...
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