We often put up with tiredness, low energy, stiffness and aches and pains through the belief that these are a normal part of ageing. However, it may be unwanted muscle tension arising from stress, poor posture, or incomplete resolution of old injuries that is causing our difficulties. By releasing such muscle tension, we can experience reduction of symtoms and live a better quality of life.
Musculo-skeletal injury is common, and can be very painful. We believe that Bowen and NST can assist in the healing process, and help relieve pain. Additionally, by treating the whole body we can help support correct posture through this critical time. Common reasons for seeking help from Bowen and NST include back and neck pain, frozen shoulder, whiplash injury, ankle, knee, elbow and wrist pain, hamstring strain, tennis elbow, RSI, ...
During treatment of the whole body by Bowen and NST, people often report that symptoms of chronic conditions such as asthma, eczema, hayfever, stress, migraine, irritable bowel, carpal tunnel syndrome, chronic fatigue, fibromyalgia and so on, have reduced.
The infant's body is designed to cope with the stresses it experiences during birth. However, some infants benefit from support with Bowen and NST. These treatments are very gentle and completely safe for babies, and may be worth considering if your baby is very fretful or colicy.
Correct funtioning of the jaw and neck is important in determining the correct posture of the whole body. Bowen may be useful during courses of dental or orthodontic work, which place stress on these vulnerable areas.