March 2019 News
Eden Clinic's lovely and most knowledgeable Reflexologist, Debbie Pettit, is offering Gift Vouchers for Mother's Day! So if you haven't planned what to do or buy for Sunday 31st March, then we have the solution. Buy one voucher and benefit from a 10% saving or buy three vouchers and benefit from a 15% saving! A great opportunity to continue with your reflexology or sample something new!
Please telephone the clinic for more details, on 020 8440 4140
The Opioid Time Bomb
Thursday 15th March 2018
Evening Standard Special Investigation - Click Here to see the whole article, or see below for the main points...
The Opioid Time Bomb - Some Key Points From Article
*Use Of Painkillers Up By 90% in 10 Years* *23.8 Million Prescriptions For Opioids In England In 2017* *But in 90% Of Cases The Drugs Don't Work (according to the British Medical Journal 2013 and a review of randomised trials of thousands of people suffering from lower back pain and osteoarthritis)* *One Opioid Was Found To Be Less Useful Than A Placebo (and yet is prescribed!)* *In 2015 Specialists Published Good Practice Guidelines Warning Patients and Practitioners That Prescription Opioids 'RARELY' Relieve Chronic Pain And There Is LITTLE Evidence That They Are Helpful For Long-Term Pain* *£263Million Cost To Taxpayer in 2017 For Opioid Prescriptions*
So if you are in pain please call the Eden Clinic and we can discuss the variety of options to treat pain including Acupuncture, Physiotherapy, Osteopathy, Chiropractic and More.