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Osteopathy: What is Osteopathy Used For?

Osteopathy is a therapy based on the belief that illnesses can result from problems with the body’s structure and that health will return when these problems are put right. Osteopaths use their hands to gently move the spine and joints (technique called mobilisation) and to perform thrusting techniques (manipulation) to restore the correct structure. Osteopathy is an effective treatment mostly for musculoskeletal problems, especially back pain and neck pain. It is closely related to, yet […]