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

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

Can Chiropractors Help Headaches and Migraines? It may surprise you to read that chiropractors can help with headaches and migraines. The reason for this is simple. Most headaches and migraines have a “mechanical” component. This means that muscles and joints, particularly around the head and neck, play a part in causing or triggering headaches and… Read more

One of the most commonly espoused causative factors of lower back pain is height. If you are tall and have a bad back, chances are you have been told your height is to blame at one point or another. But does being tall mean that you are more likely to have a bad back? And… Read more

Gloucester Chiropractor, Beth Rawlings, has recently been accredited as a PRT trainer by the Royal College of Chiropractors. This status means that Beth will act as a trainer and mentor to recently qualified chiropractors in Gloucestershire. Chiropractic education in the UK takes a minimum of four years, consisting of a full-time university Masters’ degree. But,… Read more

It can be difficult to know which chiropractor to choose. That’s why at Gloucester Chiropractors we have written this page, explaining our approach and the thinking that lies behind it. We believe that everybody has a best side and that, while we may not always be at our best, people do great things when their… Read more