Here’s a great little booklet to help you manage and prevent back pain:

The Good Back Guide

Some excellent health related You Tube videos:

Should I get an MRI? The Pro’s and Con’s of Magnetic Resonance Imagery

23.5 Hours. What is the single best thing I can do to improve my health?

Understanding chronic pain and what you can do about it in 5 minutes!


 Sports, exercise and fitness with…

Burn It Fitness

Here at Blackheath’s leading outdoor fitness professionals Burn It Fitness we take an energetic, functional and fun approach to fitness. With a team of highly qualified Personal Trainers, Sports Therapists and Nutritionists you can reach your potential sooner than you think. We have a wide variety of group classes, quarterly bootcamps and trainers with different areas of expertise.  No matter what your goal, budget or schedule we can help to work towards a fitter you.

Burn It Fitness would like to offer Spinalmed clients a reduced rate of £49.95p/m (usually £59.95) for unlimited access to their group class timetable. Further offers on other services will become available but may change seasonally.

Please visit to meet the team and find out more.



The Stretching Institute


Professional Bodies and Associations

General Osteopathic Council

British Osteopathic Association

Institute of Classical Osteopathy

London Osteopathic Society


Osteopathic Literature, Research and Video Interviews

Osteopathy 1000

Meridian Institute

National Council for Osteopathic Research


BUPA registered patients

What’s the problem?

In April 2012, Bupa announced that they are changing the arrangements for osteopaths who treat members of Bupa. The conditions in the new contract are so onerous, that many osteopaths are planning to withdraw from offering consultations under Bupa cover.

Even if you are currently covered for treatment by your own osteopath under Bupa, there is no guarantee that this will continue and the number of osteopaths accepting Bupa insurance in your area may well be severely reduced.

Bupa’s new terms & conditions will mean that, in future, you may not be able to choose the osteopath you wish to see.

To read more about Bupa’s plans and how it may affect you then please click on the following link:  Save Osteopathy on Bupa