Not Only Runners Get Worn Out Hips

Not Only Runners Get Worn Out Hips

Hips – The Unsung Heroes (the hipsters of the joint world) By Adam, Physiotherapist Your hips are involved in almost everything you do, and in every way that you move. They are the workhorses of your body, silently carrying you around without fuss and fanfare....
5 Muscles To Stretch Before Your Run

5 Muscles To Stretch Before Your Run

Stretches, something everyone does before a run or a workout. However, which muscles should we stretch? How should we stretch it? How long should we hold each stretch for? Based on recent studies, stretches do not actually reduce the risk in injuries with any...
Shin Splints

Shin Splints

What are they? How did I get them? How do I fix them? Shin splints are a common injury experienced by many runners and sports people. They can be as frustrating as they are painful. Otherwise known as Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome (MTSS), shin splints can be described...
Accepting the truth – I think my body hates me

Accepting the truth – I think my body hates me

12/8/15, by Jess Davies The more time I spend with Jeremy at Wisdom Physiotherapy, the more I realise how little I have looked after my body over the past few years. I am the kind of person who doesn’t like to stop and rest – I don’t believe in colds, I...