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04/JUL
2014

MSK (Musculoskeletal) Interest Group Seminar

We would like to invite colleagues to our next seminar – this is aimed at clinicians with an interest in the musculoskeletal field. “Soft Tissue Disorders of The Hip” Thursday 10th July 2014:6.00-8.30pm This seminar will aim to improve your examination, differential diagnosis and rehabilitation of an often complex anatomical region. Current approaches to the […]

Author -    Date - 04/JUL/14   Category - Blog

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01/JUL
2014

It’s summer once again ……… so let’s PLAY!

The summer is here and there are some great sporting events going on at the moment, with the FIFA World Cup and Wimbledon happening right now, the Tour de France about to start in Yorkshire and both the cricket and rugby league seasons in full swing. Ankle sprains are a common injury, and are always […]

Author -    Date - 01/JUL/14   Category - Blog

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18/JUN
2014

Keep Moving Competition Time! Win a Jawbone Up band!

It’s that time again – we’re relaunching our Keep Moving competition for yet another chance to win a fantastic Jawbone Up activity band. Entering is simple – all you have to do is track your daily steps using a pedometer, and then if you reach 10,000 steps, just send us a picture! You can tweet […]

Author -    Date - 18/JUN/14   Category - Blog, Sports & Exercise

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13/JUN
2014

The Ox – MCL Injuries in Football

All you need to know about MCL injuries You may have seen the recent injury to Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain (nicknamed The Ox!), the England footballer currently in the World Cup Squad in Brazil. He strained a medial collateral ligament during one of England’s warm up games against Ecuador. He’s currently in the midst of a miraculous […]

Author -    Date - 13/JUN/14   Category - Blog, Nick Livadas, Our Clinics, Physiotherapy, Sports & Exercise, Staff

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05/JUN
2014

Workout at Work Day 2014

Tomorrow (6th June) is Workout @ Work Day, an annual event organised by the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP) to promote a healthier and more active workforce by introducing positive workplace habits, and hopeully reducing incidences of musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) and the associated ill-health effects that can lead to increased absenteeism and presenteeism at work. You might have seen […]

Author -    Date - 05/JUN/14   Category - Blog, Occupational Physiotherapy, Physiotherapy

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12/MAY
2014

Post marathon recovery

Recovery after a marathon is as you might expect, always dependant upon the individual. This includes the volume of training and conditioning achieved before the race. It also includes how the race went itself; how you managed yourself during the run and afterwards. So for someone who is doing their first ever marathon and hasnt […]

Author -    Date - 12/MAY/14   Category - Blog, Gosforth, Our Clinics, Physiotherapy, Sports & Exercise, Staff

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11/APR
2014

Guess how many steps Tony the Fridge will take during his 24hr challenge for your chance to WIN a Jawbone UP health band worth £99!

  This Sunday Tony the Fridge takes on his final epic challenge to complete 4 London marathons in 24hours with his trusty 42Kg Smeg fridge on his back. He will be wearing a Connect pedometer throughout his challenge so simply guess how many steps you think he will take over the full 24hours and the […]

Author -    Date - 11/APR/14   Category - Blog, Physiotherapy, Sports & Exercise

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08/APR
2014

Connect become physiotherapy sponsor for Tony the Fridge

We are very proud to announce that Connect have become the official physiotherapy sponsor of Tony ‘the fridge’ Morrison and will be supporting him throughout his epic 24 hour marathon challenge on 13th April 2014. Tony ‘the fridge’ Morrison has been dedicated to raising awareness and vital funds for Cancer Research and the Sir Bobby […]

Author -    Date - 08/APR/14   Category - Blog, Physiotherapy, Sports & Exercise

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