String of Pearls

Carol PlumridgeThoughts

How frantic do you feel? Do you have this sense of too much to do and never being able to quite get on top of everything? It’s October now, where has this year gone?¬†Here we are hurtling towards the C word, via the B word (maybe) then suddenly another year is over, we are a year older and what do … Read More

Maternity Package

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I am very happy to be introducing my new Maternity package. Pregnancy is a time of a lot of change to the body in a relatively short time. Happily the female body is designed to manage it, but occasionally a little help is required. Pregnancy is also a great time to help aches and pains which may have been around … Read More

Excellence or Genius

Carol PlumridgeThoughts

This newsletter has been inspired by two people, Calvin from Simplero (an online platform whiz) and the late Wayne Dyer whose most famous book was Your Erroneous Zones. What is your work or what was it if you are retired? How would you introduce yourself, hello I am a …. By the way have you ever tried to talk to someone about … Read More

One small step for man…

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One small step for man …. It’s 50 years since the first moon landing and what an incredible achievement it was given the limited technology they had then. I would recommend watching the films Hidden Figures or The First Man as it really gives you a flavour of how basic things were at that time. It started me thinking about what we can achieve and … Read More

Helping Babies to sleep.

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When parents bring their babies for treatment we often talk about how the baby sleeps. This can be a really problematic area especially for first time parents. Nothing can really prepare you for having your first baby, despite how much you read or classes you go to. Suddenly you have this little life to care for that is totally dependent … Read More

Types of Arthritis

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ARTHRITIS:What does this conjure up for you? Ending up in a wheelchair? Crumbling bones? Loss of mobility. pain and disability……….There are several different types of arthritis and I will explain a little about the most common ones.Arthritis can be genetic (your genotype), but REMEMBER that how your genes manifest (your phenotype) is very varied. What will affect what happens to … Read More

Winter

Carol PlumridgeThoughts

Winter! How does it make you feel? Does it make your heart sink or feel exhilarated? Are you one of the millions who suffer some degree of SAD syndrome? Winter gloom is characterised by an inability to look outwards; you get pulled into what is happening inside yourself. Which isn’t always the happiest place to be, it can all look … Read More

Feeling a bit Grinchy

Carol PlumridgeThoughts

  Let me say from the outset that I am not anti Christmas. It is a high point in the Christian calendar and a great time to be with family and friends (if that is what you want to do). What I find increasingly irritating is the media/retail version of Xmas. The endless TV programmes about cooking the same meal … Read More

Resistant Materials

Carol PlumridgeThoughts

Resistant Materials Very recently I have had to admit that a long term plan (over 3 years) isn’t going to happen. I have had my suspicions for a while, but a recent cascade¬†of things going wrong has finally put the nail in the coffin of THE BIG PLAN. The signs were all there, lots of planning, talking to people, costing … Read More