Common Back Problems – Sciatica

Common Back Problems – Sciatica

What is Sciatica? Sciatica is a painful condition caused by an irritated or compressed sciatic nerve. The sciatic nerve runs from your lower back to your feet. Sciatica will often get better naturally in 4 to 6 weeks but can last longer. Symptoms of sciatica Pain...
Hidden Hearing comes to Theale Wellbeing Centre

Hidden Hearing comes to Theale Wellbeing Centre

We are really pleased to welcome Hidden Hearing to Theale Wellbeing Centre. They will be with us on Mondays and are offering a FREE Hearing Assessment with a voucher available from reception. Their service includes: Free hearing assessment and consultation The...
A ‘Day’ in the life of our Physio

A ‘Day’ in the life of our Physio

Our resident MSK Physio is Catia Silva who is in the clinic on Thursdays afternoons between 2pm and 8pm.   Patients present with a wide range of conditions that can include:- Arthritis Generalised aches and pains Back pain Chronic pain Falls and fractures...
Common Back Problems – Strains and Sprains

Common Back Problems – Strains and Sprains

Back Sprains and Strains What is a sprain? A sprain occurs when you apply excess stress on your back that can overstretch and damage ligaments. What is a strain? A back strain is an injury to either a muscle or tendon What causes strains and sprains? Our backs are...
Behind the Mask – Who is the real Edd Henstridge?

Behind the Mask – Who is the real Edd Henstridge?

Edd Henstridge – Behind the Mask At Theale Wellbeing Centre we have a Specialist Podiatrist, Edward Henstridge, who is a CASE accredited ultrasonographer and is highly experienced with injection therapy. Here we learn a little more about the real Edd …….  ...
Behind the Mask – Who is the real Yulia?

Behind the Mask – Who is the real Yulia?

Continuing on with our series where you get to know more about our team than just their professional profile. Today it is Yulia’s turn to answer our 10 quick fire questions:- 1.         What’s your favourite sport? I am a yogi through and through. Practicing...