Jackie Leftwich BSc MSc AMC MMCA FRCC (Animal)
Chiropractor [McTimoney/STR/IAVC] (Qualified to treat humans and animals)
Registered with GCC and RAMP
Telephone: 07738 110570
E-mail: info@watersidechiropractic.co.uk

Posts Tagged ‘muscle release’

Winter 2015/16 Update on Waterside Chiropractic Sponsorships

March 01, 2016  |   Canine Chiropractic,Equine Chiropractic,Human Chiropractic,Latest Posts,Testimonials   |     |   Comments Off

Following a fabulous 2015, Waterside Chiropractic sponsored equine and canine clients, Jessica Sedgwick & Harvey and Emma Priest & Foxi had a bit of time ‘off’ over the Winter.  However, they have not been idle during that time! There were many highs and lows for Jess and Harvey during the second half of 2015.  Harvey jumped beautifully at Hickstead in August and won his class at the Endurance Inter-Regional Competition at Cranwich, Norfolk a couple of ...

Chiropractic: Helping People and Animals with Arthritis

January 31, 2015  |   Canine Chiropractic,Equine Chiropractic,Human Chiropractic,Latest Posts   |     |   Comments Off

Helping animals with arthritis too! Arthritis is known by many names—but all of them indicate a condition that can be both painful and debilitating.  The word 'arthritis' means 'inflammation of the joint and is derived from the word arthritis comes from the Greek 'arthron' meaning "joint" and the Latin 'itis' meaning "inflammation".  In the UK, around 10 million people have ...

Waterside Chiropractic Welcomes BackCare Awareness Week 6th-12th October 2014

October 06, 2014  |   Human Chiropractic,Latest Posts   |     |   Comments Off

Waterside Chiropractic welcomes this year's BackCare Awareness Week which runs from 6th-12th October. This is an annual event organised by the charity, BackCare (www.backcare.org.uk) which aims to promote the awareness of back pain and the wide-ranging issues surrounding it, including prevention and treatment. BackCare Awareness Week puts the spotlight on the prevention of back and neck pain and the emphasis on good posture and as stress free a living as possible ...

How the Sport that Your Horse is Involved in May Impact On Your Horse – Part 1 – the Dressage Horse

April 25, 2014  |   Equine Chiropractic,Latest Posts   |     |   Comments Off

It is probably of no surprise to most that the type of sport that your horse is involved in may impact on your horse and its way of going.  The discipline of the individual sports horse has an important impact on training regimes, conformational problems, degenerative disease and injury.  This is why animal chiropractors and others that are involved with horses need to be familiar with the various sporting disciplines and the predisposing factors that ...

Equine Joint Health – are joint problems on the rise? Can McTimoney Chiropractic from Waterside Chiropractic help?

January 20, 2014  |   Equine Chiropractic,Human Chiropractic,Latest Posts   |     |   Comments Off

You may or may not be a 'Horse or Hound' reader, but if you are, you will undoubtedly have seen the feature in the 9th January issue where Horse and Hound invited expert riders and equine professionals to a round table discussion on the issues of joint disease and associated problems.  This was followed up by a few letters commenting on this article in the Horse and Hound 16th January issue. One of the key messages ...

Back Care Awareness Week – 7th – 11th October 2013 – Caring for Carers

September 26, 2013  |   Human Chiropractic,Latest Posts   |     |   Comments Off

This year Back Care Awareness Week runs from 7th to 11th October 2013.  This year's focus is on Carers - 'Caring for Carers'. Carers provide invaluable help and assistance to their children, friends, relatives, and partners, but what happens when their work leads to back pain, compromising their ability to care?  Back pain is endemic among carers: a 2011 survey found that 70% of carers experienced back and shoulder pain*.  Many carers are older people that ...

Waterside Chiropractic meets Ross Emmett, Founder of Emmett Technique – Equine Chiropractic meets Equine Emmett!

May 13, 2013  |   Latest Posts   |     |   Comments Off

In January 2013, Jackie Leftwich of Waterside Chiropractic attended a one day (human) course called the EmmTech Short Course at the Norton Park Hotel in Sutton Scotney, near Winchester.  Although having heard several good reviews about the Emmett Technique prior to attending the course, it was still an absolute delight to take part in learning a few muscle releases that gently treat core human musculoskeletal problems.  The technique is novel in that it does not ...