February 18, 2021

Return To Running Post-Pregnancy

Running is a high impact sport placing a lot of demand on the body. High impact exercise was found to have an increased risk of pelvic floor dysfunction compared to low impact exercise. After having a baby, the pelvic floor is weak and injured in […]
February 3, 2021
LINDA FITZGERALD

Have you got hip pain?

Hip Tendinitis Trochanteric or Hip Bursitis Gluteal tendinopathy Greater Trochanter Pain Syndrome All of these are a pain in the outside of the hip! There are many names and many causes of pain in this part of the hip.  Previously it was nearly always diagnosed […]
January 27, 2021
Sports Injuries

Runner’s Knee/Patellofemoral Pain

Patellofemoral pain is a general term for pain around or behind the kneecap, commonly known as ‘runner’s knee’. Despite this association with running, it can also be provoked by other activities such as squatting or even walking up and downstairs. What causes Patellofemoral pain? There […]
November 19, 2020
Plantar Heel Pain

Plantar Heel Pain

Plantar heel pain is most common in the 40 to 70 year age group and affects women more than men. It is reckoned that 10% of people will experience it at some stage in their life. The most common cause of plantar heel pain is […]