Tag Archives: back pain

How can I get rid of back pain without the need for taking strong painkillers?

Taken from article in The Mirror by Matthew Barbour State registered dietician Sian Porter says the herbal medicine Devils Claw can be “outstanding” for back pain. Subjects who took up to 700mg of Devils Claw daily experienced a greatly reduced … Continue reading

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Why back pain’s most likely to strike before lunchtime… and being tired when lifting or moving something triples the risk

Article in Daily Mail by Jenny Hope – Research shows we are most vulnerable to back pain from 7am to noon – Tiredness when moving or lifting triples the risk of putting your back out – Having sex or drinking … Continue reading

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Five of the best for back pain from Femalefirst.co.uk

Article on http://www.femalefirst.co.uk by Taryn Davies 31st March 2014 Recent research warned that Britain is facing an epidemic of lower back pain as the population ages. Research carried out by Dr Tony Woolf from the Royal Cornwall Hospital in Truro, … Continue reading

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Epidemic of back pain is set to get worse as population ages

Article in Daily Express by Jo Willey The crippling condition causes more disability than any other single medical problem. Yet because it is notseen as life-threatening, patients are often dismissed and sent back to work when its millions of victims … Continue reading

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What’s really causing that backache? Could it be your Bum?

Feature in Woman magazine It’s one of our most common health niggles, but could problems with another part of your body actually be the reason your back hurts? LOWER BACK Symptoms: dull, aching pain, temsion, stiffness and difficulty moving. What … Continue reading

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Managing General Aches & Pains this Winter

Courtesy of the NHS and keepcalmthiswinter.org.uk Muscle and joint pain can occur anytime throughout the year, but in the cold and wet months of the winter you may find it harder to cope with. As we get older it is … Continue reading

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Check yourself out with our NEW Health Checks!

We have just added a brand new feature to the Schwabe Pharma website called Health Checks. Each Health Check covers a specific common minor ailment which herbal medicines and supplements may help to improve.

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