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    Doing the gardening, picking up the kids, running for a bus. Everyday life puts our bodies through a lot, so it’s important that we look after our muscles, bones and joints. Explore our Working Body centre to find out what you can do to keep your body running smoothly or how to better manage an existing condition.

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    • Don't let driving be a pain in the back

      How driving affects your back

      Frequently spending hours in your car could have a bad impact on your back.

      Driving with back pain

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      The truth about back pain

      Understanding how to approach and think about back pain puts you back in control, giving you the confidence to live your life and get back to being you.

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    • Exercises for a healthy back

      Exercises for a healthy back

      Find out ten back and core exercises and stretches recommended by physiotherapists to help lower back pain.

      Back exercises

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      Working Body: keeping you moving

      Our members can now arrange a phone call with a qualified physiotherapist as soon as they feel an ache or pain, without the need to see their GP first. 

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Trigger finger

Trigger finger is a condition that affects one or more of the hand's tendons, making it difficult to bend the affected finger or thumb.

Taking care during pregnancy

70% of all women experience some back pain during pregnancy...

Arthritis

Arthritis is a common condition that causes pain and inflammation in a joint.

Brittle bones

Osteoporosis is a condition that weakens bones, making them fragile and more likely to break.

Knee surgery, anterior cruciate ligament

If you tear the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) in your knee, you may need to have reconstructive surgery.

Top 10 exercises for a healthy back

Find out ten lower back and core exercises and stretches recommended to help lower back pain from AXA PPP healthcare.

Arthroscopy

An arthroscopy is a type of keyhole surgery used both to diagnose and treat problems with joints.

Broken nose

A broken nose is a common injury, usually caused by a blow to the face.

Back pain

Back pain is very common and normally improves within a few weeks or months.