Physio wins award for increasing benefits of intergenerational sessions
A physiotherapist has won an award for a project that has improved outcomes for children and older people who take part in intergenerational sessions.
Research reveals that asthmatic children are being failed by patchy access to specialist physio
Gaining access to specialist physiotherapy is a post-code lottery for children with ‘difficult’ asthma, according to new research presented at the British Thoracic Society’s (BTS) winter meeting.
Physio wins award for bespoke plan that helped young patient go to college
A physio from Coventry has received a ‘working together’ quality award from his trust, after helping a patient fulfil his dream of going to college.
APCP launches new guidance for physios working with children with neuromuscular conditions
Physiotherapists who work with children with muscle-wasting conditions can now access comprehensive guidelines developed by specialist neuromuscular physios.
Encouraging healthy spine habits to prevent low back pain in children: an observational study of adherence to exercise
CSP chief urges government to launch childhood obesity strategy
Karen Middleton has called for the government to publish its childhood obesity strategy as a matter of urgency.
Let the sunshine in to reduce the risk of shortsightedness?
Could more outdoor activity reduce the risk of shortsightedness? Katie Williams says that it could.
Manifesto warns that most toddlers need more exercise – but physios could help
Physiotherapists should start a dialogue with their local nursery schools about how they can help young children to be more physically active.
APCP conference: children with disabilities deserve better care, says Dr Karen Horridge
The future for children and young people with cerebral palsy is in all of our hands.
ACPSEM conference: Simple solutions to establish good movement skills spelt out
It is vital to establish a solid movement foundation in children, internationally renowned movement coach and physiotherapist Joanne Elphinston told the conference.