Author Archives: David Cooper

On this page you can read about some of the main treatment methods offered by Gloucester Chiropractors. The treatment you receive will depend on your diagnosis, and it is likely for the most effective results that several methods will be used in combination with each other. Manipulation/Chiropractic Adjustment Manipulation, or a chiropractic adjustment, is usually… Read more


Sports Injuries Nobody wants to be told to give up their sport. Hearing this when you’ve just been injured is receiving a kick whilst you’re down. This is why Gloucester Chiropractors will never tell anybody to stop doing what they love. Our role is to help people maintain activity. Our chiropractors will do everything within… Read more


Sports Facilities Around Gloucester Gloucester Chiropractors are based in Barnwood, Gloucester, just 1.5 miles from Gloucester city centre, but with excellent transport links to Quedgely, Longlevens, Stroud and Cheltenham. At Gloucester Chiropractors, we believe that there is more to keeping healthy than just seeing the chiropractor (although that certainly helps!). In addition to a good… Read more


You can be forgiven for wondering what vitamin D has to do with a chiropractic clinic, but read on and you will learn how important vitamin D is for health bones – so of course Gloucester Chiropractors are interested! What is vitamin D? Vitamin D is a fat-soluble vitamin that is made in the skin… Read more


At some point in our lives we have all been stressed. And at some point in our lives, we have all experienced pain. The inter-relationship of these two complex physiological events is incredibly interesting. We can define stress as our body’s response to actual or perceived threat, although threat is an all-encompassing term here and… Read more


It is with great sadness that we have to say Geoff Long is retiring as a chiropractor at the end of this year. Geoff has been an incredible servant to the chiropractic profession for over 3o years. He has worked tirelessly as a chiropractor of the highest standard, providing care that goes way beyond that… Read more


In this article our chiropractors are asking a simple question – is running 26.2 miles bad for you? Historically, it was thought so. Women weren’t allowed to run a Marathon at all until the late 1960s, they were considered too delicate to cope with the stresses involved. And culturally, even though hundred mile ultra-marathons are… Read more


This is something that chiropractors come across all the time. Patients present with stiffness in their neck or back that is relieved by bending their spine until a crack is heard or felt. There are rumours that clicking your own joints can cause arthritis, so here we’re going to explain exactly what happens and whether… Read more


Can Gloucester Chiropractors help whiplash? Whiplash injuries are common, with thousands of patients every year experiencing neck pain and discomfort that can limit daily activities. While many patients will make a full recovery, 50% still experience the symptoms of whiplash, including pain, discomfort and restricted neck movement a year after the initial injury, says the… Read more


Chiropractic Full Body Adjustment If you are looking for a chiropractic full body adjustment near Gloucester, this page is for you. Gloucester Chiropractors have a combined 50 years’ of experience delivering the best chiropractic care to help keep your body in optimal condition. We will thoroughly assess you from top to toe to determine underlying… Read more


Joint Cracking Joint cracking is something that we’ve all experienced at some point or another, whether it is the random pop from your spine as you twist, the crunch of someone’s knees or the macho-man clicking his knuckles. Joint cracking is also often associated with chiropractic treatment. While not all chiropractic treatment methods cause joint… Read more