Victor Bow – Happy to be washing the car again!

Victor Bow – Neck Pain and Rotator Cuff Trouble I’m retired a couple years from owning a Bed & Breakfast in Portrush. In and around that time I was getting a pain around my right shoulder. It started off with pain around the shoulder then the pain spread down the arm towards the elbow, around the back of my neck. … Read More

Allison – Tension Headache and Migraine

Before coming to Causeway Physio & Pilates I would suffer with frequent headaches and occasional migraines. When I had a particularly bad headache painkillers really didn’t make any difference – and these headaches could last for a couple of days. With the migraines my vision was affected and I didn’t feel safe to drive or work. I initially came into … Read More

Liz – Touching her toes again!

I am a 59 year old care worker from Articlave. I have gone through physio with  Laura after having had back pain and sciatica for 6 weeks and regular pain meds. Before my sciatica started I had a 20 year history of ongoing back pain. I always said I suffered from nurse’s sore back, I honestly feel this is how … Read More

Heather – Shoulder Pain Conquered!

I was struggling with neck and shoulder pain that just seemed to slowly deteriorate over a few months. I eventually had to stop playing tennis and was struggling with golf. Even brushing my hair became painful.  I was starting to resign myself to the fact that this may be something I was just going to have to live with. I … Read More

Gary Henderson – Knee Pain

My name is Gary Henderson, I am 52 years of age and I work in the Agriculture sector as a salesman. I have suffered from a sore right knee for a few years, cause by twisting it whilst running over rough ground. I felt that time and some rest would sort it but unfortunately it didn’t. Gradually my knee became … Read More

Gail Taylor – Roll on the next 30km walk!

I have always been quite active, enjoying long walks and regular exercise classes. Over the last six months I have been suffering from a hip problem, with my normal activities causing me a lot of pain. I had originally tried a different physio and after 3 exercises I felt that I wasn’t really making progress so I decided on the … Read More

Anita – My Story

I am a teacher in Ballymena and like to be fairly active outside of work. Due to the nature of my work I spend most of the day on my feet. Years ago I tried running several times and always experienced painful knees afterwards, sometimes with some popping noises. I started going to the gym in school and one day … Read More

Simon – calf cramps and muscle tension

I like to consider myself a fairly active man with a full time job with a lot of travel, a son aged 3 and an almost unhealthy addiction to the sport of triathlon. However, I am rapidly approaching 40 and, after setting myself the goal of becoming an Ironman in 2017, I knew that I would be putting my body … Read More

Geoffrey Moffett – Headaches and Migraines

I am a self employed digital marketer who works an average 50 hour work week. For about three years I had been experiencing excruciating headaches and migraines most days, which made it hard for me to focus on everyday tasks. The only advice that I was given from countless visits to the GP was to avoid potential triggers, such as … Read More

Alan – Low Back Pain

Alan, 38 I’m a 38 year old engineer from Coleraine, I work down in Belfast so I have a right bit of driving to do every week. Having two young kids I’m pretty busy when I get home. I started to really struggle with lower back pain in August 2017. I love being active and was trying to keep running … Read More