Alec Tinker Osteopath in Yorkshire – Back pain, Rehabilitation, Sports Injuries

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Western Medical Acupuncture

Western Medical Acupuncture
The use of acupuncture by doctors, osteopaths, physios and chiropractors has increased in recent years due to its growing reputation as an effective way of relieving pain. It can be used for treating a wide variety of musculoskeletal conditions which as an adjunct to osteopathy treatment may help patients recover quicker. When people think o [...]

Kinesiology Taping: Rocktape™

Kinesiology Taping: Rocktape™
Kinesiology tape is a form of therapeutic tape developed in the 70’s by chiropractor Kenzo Kase. He wanted to create a tape that would aid joint movement and facilitate healing as opposed to common tape used to restrict joint movement. Rocktape is a brand of kinesiology tape which was originally aimed at endurance athletes such as cyclists, r [...]