"I have received treatment from Kim for a number of years which has enabled me to lead a normal life and do the things I love doing. The alternative would be to depend on pain killers and lead a more sedentary life style."

Male, construction site manager, runner and walker with low back pain

New Years resolution?.........Increasing daily activity return to main news

​Being active every day is good for us all, it helps the health of your body and mind. Most people know this yet it can be difficult to know what to do and motivate ourselves to do things. The Institute of Osteopathy and Public Health England 'One You' campaign have launched a new app 'Active10'.

'Active10' encourages people to start doing and build on 10 minutes of activity a day that increases the heart rate.

'Active 10' helps you think about how to make the most of every day opportunities in your life to do more, its free to download on android and apple phones ...give it a try and let us know what you think.

Active 10 Apple download

Active 10 Android download

Try this quiz to see how you could make improvements to support your health 

Talk to Kim Thompson, Osteopath, at your next appointment about small ways you could build more activity into your everyday life , he is usually full of ideas!