The Big R’s…

You may have seen on social media an event that was held this week called ‘Reasoning, Responsibility, and Reform in MSK practice’. This event was put together by Jack Chew and The Physio Matters Podcast team and Connect Health. I was fortunate enough to be invited to this and want to share my thoughts, feelings,…

Finding common ground…

So I was going to write another blog ranting again about how batshit crazy our profession can be after I saw another ridiculous post on social media making some stupid claims. But I changed my mind. Instead, I thought I would try a different approach and see if I can find any common ground with those…

Manual Therapy SUCKS…

After recent events and discussions around negativity, critique, and confrontation I’ve thought long and hard about if it’s worth the time, effort, and no doubt aggravation this blog will create. However, after some consideration I’ve decided to go ahead, not to just piss off some overly optimistic happy clappers who think we should not ‘decry’…

Going down under…

I’m chuffed as a ‘baby roo with two pouches’ to announce that despite some drongo’s best efforts to keep me out, I will be visiting Australia early next year for the first time in over a decade to talk, rant, rave about all things physio, especially around shoulders.  As some of you may know I…

Just breathe…

One of the things I keep getting asked about recently and that appears to be getting more popular within physiotherapy is the use of breathing techniques for musculoskeletal conditions. Not having considered this much in my practice I thought I would take a look at the role of breathing training and see if it is something…