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Osteopathy

Founded in the 19th century by Mr Andrew Taylor Still, whom stated that "the body can formulate it's own remedies against diseases when it's parts are, in a normal structural relationship, it has a normal environment, and it enjoys good nutrition".

Osteopathy is a branch of medicine involving specialised manual therapy for the treatment of medical disorders.The use of manipulation and techniques are applied to the skeleton and musculature of the body, we incorporate integration of the bodies systems and nervous system.

 

Benefits: 

-Reduces Pain & Discomfort 

-Offers Pain Control

-Drains the Lymphatic System, increases the immune system 

-Prepares Muscles for ongoing Stretching and Strengthening

-Treats all of you not just parts of you 

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Western Acupuncture

One of the safest and longest forms of healthcare therapy, suitable for all ages including pregnant women and children.

 

Western Acupuncture involves the insertion of very fine sterile needles into specific areas of the body. 

Used in the following conditions: 

-Acute pain

-Some Headaches

-Discomfort/Painful Joints 

-Low back pain

-Myofascial trigger points (MTrPS) (Trigger points within muscles)

Benefits: 

-Releases Endorphins, which results in reducing pain perception. 

-Increases the body's own anti-inflammatory and immune system 

-Reduces intake of general painkillers and anti-histamine

-Aids in the rest and repair of your body

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Swedish Massage

The first systematic application of therapeutic massage used in the Western world.

It is the use of long, flowing and rhythmic strokes to relax tight muscles and tissue adhesion's/ knots. It has the effect of creating a deep relaxing and healing effect. 

Benefits:

- Deep relaxtion

-Aids repair to the body 

-Increases oxygen flow to the tissues

-Removes toxins from the muscles

-Stretches ligaments and tendons, keeping them supple and pliale

-Stimulates skin and nervous system

-Reduces stress physically and emotionally 

-Helps with other regular programs in stress management

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Head, Neck & Shoulders

Gentle rhythmic movements to the head, neck and shoulders; a use of stretches, fascia release and various massage techniques.

Benefits:

-Relives built up stresses and strains 

-Can help with headaches 

-Improves with relaxation, sleep, and clarity of thoughts 

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Indian Head Massage 

Indian head massage originates from a rich tradition of family grooming. It's featured in an early Ayuredic text that dates back nearly 4,00 years.

Ancient text states when used in conjunction with herbs, spices and aromatic oils, Massage had a important medical function in strengthening muscles and firming skin, but also encouraged innate healing energy.

Benefits:

-Relief of from pain and stiffness

-Alleviation of stress, anxiety, lethargy and mild depression

-Relief from tension headaches, eyestrain, nasal congestion and aching jaw

-Increased mobility, energy levels

-Clarity of thought and concentration 

-Sense of tranquility, calmness and positive well being 

-More restful and refreshing sleep pattern

-Improved lymphatic drainage, better skin condition

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Thai Foot Massage 

Thai foot massage originated in India and was brought to Thailand over 2,000 years ago by Ayuredic doctors and Buddhist monks, it is invigorating and deeply relaxing. It uses stretching and acupressure to stimulate reflex points and Sen lines in which opens up Sen energy. Sen lines correspond to the Meridians Chinese medicine.  

Thai foot massage has elements of Shiatsu, reflexology and Chinese massage incorporates into the treatment it uses a set routine that actively promotes, encourages general good health and well being. 

Benefits:

-Improves 

-Reduces stiffness, improves flexibility, encourages physical healing

-Stress relief, improves sleep, concentration and clarity of thoughts

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Hopi Ear Canding

In Western culture Hopi Ear Candling is used as a holistic, therapeutic approach and aids in relaxation, it can in some circumstances possibly help in various conditions.

Each candle takes 10-15 minutes to burn and they are made of unbleached cotton. ingredients are 100% beeswax and honey extracts.

Conditions which may be alleviated:

-Earache

-Glue ear

-Swimmers ear

-Sinusitis

-Rhinitis 

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Antenatal & Postnatal Massage 

Whilst your baby is growing your body generally adapts however for some women it can also produce strains and discomfort to you physically and emotionally.

For some these transitional changes can feel overwhelming. Massage can help in reducing these strains and allow you to manage the transitions more comfortably. 

Benefits:

-Relaxes and reduces stress 

-Eases aches and pains 

   - within low back as your baby is growing weight is increased

   -upper back and neck during nursing, lifting and carrying your baby

-Reduces swelling in the legs and hands, lowers blood pressure 

-Creates time for you

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Baby Massage 

Babies communicate through touch and crying and our natural instinct is to cradle them and rub them when they cry. Massage for you baby helps in your baby settling down and adjusting to the new world and environment. 

Benefits:

-Helps with colic and constipation 

-Soothes restlessness

-Calms and settles down baby 

-Aids in a better nights sleep

-Greater interaction with baby 

-Helps with proprioception, hand, eye and spatial awareness

-Greater development physically, mentally and socially

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Learn Baby Massage 

Here at MMW Osteopath, you can come in and learn how to give your baby a massage. You can even come in as a couple and learn together.

Benefits:

-Soothes restlessness 

-Calms and settles down baby 

-Aids in a better nights sleep 

-Greater interaction with baby

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