May 2020

May 28, 2020

Why You Shouldn’t Ignore Sports Injuries

When it comes to the treatment of sports injuries, the team at Cairnhill Physiotherapy think that sooner is always better than later. By doing nothing now, you run the risk of paying a big price in the future: limited mobility, ongoing pain, and an inability to recapture past form are just a few of the consequences […]
May 22, 2020

How To Avoid Back Pain While Working At Home

Back injuries are very common right now and that’s because so many of us are currently working from home. Many back issues are caused by sitting more than usual and probably in a chair that wasn’t designed for a full day at the office. To make matters worse, we’re slouched over a laptop for hours on […]
May 18, 2020

Tips For Safer Walking During Winter

At Cairnhill Physiotherapy we’re used to treating athletes who have suffered an injury on the sports field. But we’re just as used to helping people who have injured themselves while taking a simple walk around the block! Slips and falls, and the sprains and muscular discomfort that come with them are common. They’re even more prevalent […]
May 14, 2020

How Good Nutrition Helps Rehabilitation

If you suffered a work or sports-related injury before lockdown, it’s highly likely you’ve been forced into doing some at-home rehabilitation. We hope it’s going well and that you’re on track to get back to full fitness. Of course, the team at Cairnhill Physiotherapy will do what we can to help thanks to our video and […]
May 4, 2020

Acute Injuries Need Some Peace & Love

Sustaining an acute injury, such as a torn calf or sprained your ankle, can be painful and debilitating. Start your rehab off right with some Peace & Love before searching for a “physiotherapist near me”. Anlo van Deventer discusses exactly what Peace & Love means. PEACE & LOVE Previously when we injure ourselves, most health professionals […]