Osgood-Schlatter in Children: Symptoms and Treatments

Osgood-Schlatter in Children: What is it?   Osgood-Schlatter disease frequently emerges in children and adolescents who are in the midst of growth spurts during puberty. This condition manifests as inflammation at the tibial tuberosity, which is the prominent bump just below the knee, where the patellar (kneecap) tendon attaches. It’s particularly common among children who […]

6th December 2023

What is Flat Head Syndrome and How Does it Affect Babies?

Written by Noemi Panella, Osteopath, D.O., M.OSt.   Flat Head Syndrome (or plagiocephaly, to give it its technical name) is a very common condition, which often occurs in newborns.   As new parents, we’re always on high alert for any potential risk (no matter how small) to our delicate little newborn.   As a result, […]

18th February 2022

What is Cranial Osteopathy?

Cranial osteopathy is a very gentle speciality within osteopathy that offers a non-invasive and effective approach to healthcare. It focuses on restoring balance to the body’s natural biorhythms by addressing imbalances in the cranial rhythm.   This article aims to provide a comprehensive understanding of cranial osteopathy, its benefits for babies and children, and its […]

22nd October 2019
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