Diabetes. Diabetes is a long-term condition in which the blood sugar level in the body is higher than normal.
Type 1 diabetes. Where the body's immune system attacks and destroys the cells that produce insulin.
Type 2 diabetes. Where the body doesn't produce enough insulin, or the body's cells don't react to insulin.
First off let me just say that Podiatry focuses on more than just nails, hard skin and corns! However we still do nails, hard skin and corns...
Biomechanics & Gait Rehabilitation
Orthotics & Insoles
The serratus posterior inferior muscle connects the lower 4 ribs to four vertebrae (T11, T12, L1, L2) in the low back. In cricket injuries to this muscle will occur when:
Pain in the low back when stretching to reach overhead
Pain in the low back when twisting at the waist
Did you know these are Common Cricket Injuries and we treat them in Lincoln at Therapyroom1?
Yeah, there is a whole load of things that can go wrong, but then we can treat you all and get you back to the sport you love to do!
Univardis just published a great article on back pain in the elderly and we are sharing this with you. It relates to the baseline differences which exist between older adults with chronic low back pain (LBP) and middle aged or younger adults. (read more at Univadis)
The UK has not seen the best of summer for a while but this year we hope that it will be good enough to make us change our footwear from boots and thicker fabric shoes into more casual ones and open toed sandals. For many the switch is alright but
Definition: Inflammation of the subacromial bursa
In the shoulder there are four main bursae:
Subacromial bursa – which is located just under the acromion process and supraspinatus muscle (close to the humeral head aka, the greater tuberosity of the humerus), its function is to prevent/reduce friction between the acromion and the
Shoulder pain is one of those expected injuries in swimmers and it become more apparent with poor technique. The subscapularis muscle is the largest of the rotator cuff muscles and most prone to injury in swimmers. Subscapularis is triangular in shape and originates in the scapula. It is located on