First Contact Practitioners - chiropractors relieving pressure on NHS in new role 

First Contact Practitioners – chiropractors relieving pressure on NHS in new role 

We’re all aware of the immense pressure on the NHS, particularly in primary care. Recently, think tank, The Nuffield Trust produced figures for the BBC which show the first sustained drop in GP numbers for 50 years. Musculoskeletal (MSK) problems are addressed in 1 in 8 GP appointments, and an estimated 29% of the UK population live with […]

Back pain experienced more frequently in the UK

Back pain experienced more frequently in the UK

More people in the UK  are experiencing back or neck pain each week than they were five years ago according to new research just released from the British Chiropractic Association (BCA). The consumer research, which looked at trends from the past five years, revealed the number of people experiencing back or neck pain on a […]

BackCare Awareness Week Materials

BackCare Awareness Week Materials

BackCare Awareness Week is from 8th-12th October The BCA has generated materials for members to use in their own press releases, websites, social media feeds, blog posts etc. PLEASE READ AND DOWNLOAD OUR MEDIA TOOLKIT There is a single press release for the East of England, Midlands, North West, Northern Ireland, Scotland. South East, South […]