What Can Bowen Therapy Treat?
Bowen is a great therapy for most people including sports people, athletes, gymnasts, dancers, for the very old to the newborn baby, people who work in an office, for labourers, before/during and after pregnancy, pre and post surgery, for the terminally ill, for rest and relaxation, or for people with degenerative disease’s.
Full list of conditions that Bowen Therapy can help to alleviate the symptoms of:
*Asthma and other respiratory problems
*Aches and pains
*Attention Defecit Disorder/Hyperactivity
*Bowen Therapy for Baby: colic, vomiting, irritability or not sleeping, fluidy lungs, any sort of unsettled behaviour.
*Back problems: pain, stiffness and spasms in the upper, lower back and spine.
*Coccyx pain: through injury or after birth.
*Carpal Tunnel and RSI: from sports injury, heavy lifting, vibrating machinery (neumatic drill, chain saw), computer use
*Degeneration of joints
*Detox from drugs
*Elbow: relating to sports injury or computer use
*Foot pain: plantar fasciatis, hammer toes, bunion
*Frozen Shoulder: capsulitis, rotator cuff, arthritis
*Fibromyalgia: and other nervous system conditions where there is hyper-sensitivity, altered sensation, loss of feeling in limbs or other areas of the body
*Heart conditions: angina, chest pain
*Headaches and Migraines
*Infertility (male or female)
*Knee pain: tendon, ligament damage, strain
*Kidney: infection, water retention, assist kidney function
*Musculo skeletal conditions of the spine and limbs: post traumatic,pre or post surgery or from a more arthritic origin (lumbar, thoracic, cervical pain and related muscle spasms and loss of mobility).
*Menstrual Pain: PMT, irregularity, heavy bleeding, faintness.
*M.E (Myalgic encephalomyelitis): Chronic fatigue syndrome(CFS)
* Multiple Sclerosis (M.S)
*Neck problems: pain, stiffness, strain and aches in the upper, lower and side of the neck.
*Pelvic imbalances: tilt, leg length, hip pain imbalance, inguinal and groin pain.
*Pregnancy: before (to help the body adjust to the hormonal changes that affect joint stability, and to help with back pain, sciatica, morning sickness, difficulty sleeping, stress. During labour, and also after labour to help the pelvis and back rebalance, and assisting with the hormonal change (headaches, stress, joint stability)
*Sports injuries: ankle, shin splints, runner knees, adductor and hamstring strain, rotator cuff injuries, tennis elbow, golfers elbow, frozen shoulder.
*Sacroiliac pain and imbalances: post traumatic and related to pregnancy.
*Temporomandibular Joint Disorders (TMJ): misalignment, pain and tension in the jaw
*Whiplash: Receiving Bowen soon after an accident can dramatically speed recovery.