What is physiotherapy? Physiotherapy is the assessment and management of health conditions by restoring and maintaining people’s movement and function. Physiotherapists facilitate recovery from injury or disability in people of all ages, helping them to manage pain and prevent disease (CSP2023). Physiotherapists Physiotherapists are health care professionals who have undertaken a three-year degree in physiotherapy. […]
Hundreds of thousands of women experiencing menopause symptoms to get lower cost HRT Hundreds of thousands of women who experience menopausal symptoms will now have access to hormone replacement therapy (HRT) at a lower cost. This new scheme will allow around 400,000 women in England to obtain a year’s worth of menopause prescription items for […]
Do you ever feel like your stomach is always upset, no matter what you eat? You might be experiencing a food intolerance or sensitivity. A finger prick blood test can detect these issues, and this article will discuss how they work. Stay tuned to learn more. What are Food Intolerances and Sensitivities? Put simply, a […]
According to the UK Association of Dietitians, between 1 and 10 percent of UK residents (adults and children) have a diagnosed food intolerance or hypersensitivity. Furthermore, up to 20 percent of the country’s population has some kind of reaction to food, causing them to believe they have a food intolerance. Do you fall into this […]
Every year, the flu infects thousands of people throughout the UK. During the heart of the COVID-19 pandemic, flu rates dropped substantially due to proactive measures (such as masking and sanitising). However, with lockdowns over, COVID vaccination rates high, and life once again active, it is likely that we will see higher flu rates increase […]
Seniors can benefit from physiotherapy to maintain their independence, whether they are dealing with a chronic condition or just wish to get healthier and more mobile. Physiotherapy aims to promote mobility, decrease discomfort, assist in recovery, and improve functionality in order to improve strength and balance. This type of medical treatment can be quite beneficial […]
As we age, it is essential to maintain our mobility. Doing so helps us stay independent and increases our quality of life. Here at Broadway Pharmacy, we want to share the top reasons why staying mobile as you get older is so beneficial. It’s no secret that we all start to feel the effects of […]
High blood pressure is the biggest risk factor for heart problems and is one of the top five risk factors for all premature death and disability in England. Learn more about our NHS blood pressure clinic and find out if you are one of the 5.5 million with undiagnosed hypertension.