Five years ago I went to the SCC’s Hidden Treasures Conferences, delighted that our world was getting its act together with regards to research. While I didn’t come away with a sheaf of RCT-level data to inform my patients, I did come away with the impression of a great deal of brain power and critical thinking ability, and much enthusiasm, albeit not with many structures or projects in place just yet. 598 more words
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August 16: Holiday – Yoga, Swimming & Tinnitus
Tinnitus Richter scale: the constant roaring evaporates into the summer breeze and sunshine. Bliss.
If a Victorian lady had been struck down by an inner ear ailment, she would have been sent to the seaside for six months to live with relatives and convalesce. 964 more words
This article follows on from our previous one, Infant Reflux – What it is and how to recognise the signs! It looks at the treatment and management of the various types of reflux. 1,981 more words
Statutory regulation of osteopathy and chiropractic: Protecting the public or legitimising quackery?
In the UK, osteopaths and chiropractors are statutory regulated by the General Osteopathic Council (GOsC) and General Chiropractic Council (GCC). The primary aim of the GOsC and GCC is supposed to be protection of the public. 754 more words
What is Reflux?
Reflux is a condition where the contents of the stomach pass into the oesophagus. This may then be swallowed back down (as in silent reflux), pass into the mouth (regurgitation) or be ejected from the mouth (vomiting). 1,561 more words