As Lent gets into full swing, many people will be trying to kick their smoking habit.
To that end, pharmacists across Mayo have joined the fight against tobacco.
Most types of head pain are classified as tension, chronic, or migraine headaches. Chronic headaches occur every day, whereas migraine headaches are usually one-sided and moderate or severe in intensity. However no matter what the category, the pain of ongoing headaches can impact every aspect of life and cause emotional stress to the sufferer.
Recent studies have shown that acupuncture in combination with Chinese herbal medicine can be effective in decreasing the number of migraine and tension headaches and preventing further attacks. Care Cure Acupuncture uses these therapies without resorting to prescription drugs or over-the-counter medications that often have side effects.
Paula O’Neill, who opened Ballinrobe Physiotherapy Clinic, in February 2012, offers a variety of treatments for injuries and illnesses ranging from musculoskeletal, respiratory, neurological, and sports rehabilitation, amputee, women’s health, stroke rehabilitation, paediatrics, and orthopaedics.
Paula completed an MSc in physiotherapy at the Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen, Scotland.