The ESO, in collaboration with Goldsmiths, University of London, is further developing the Touch Test initiative. This is with a view to build on the national research into people’s preferences around touch, to explore how patients seeking a touch-based therapy, such as osteopathy, show certain attitudes and characteristics around tactile contact. The study is now […]
The sun was shining for the start of our 2020/21 academic year, as we were joined at Boxley House by new starters and returning students. This year has, by necessity, been different to the norm with essential social distancing, one way systems and sanitisers in place to help keep our whole community safe. We’ve also […]
The term ‘Sciatica’ is commonly used for any pain going into one or both legs. Strictly speaking it describes symptoms involving the ‘sciatic nerve’, one of the largest and longest nerves in the body, hence its pathway into the leg and sometimes foot. ESO Clinic Tutor & Ambassador Robert Thomas explains more.
Congratulations to the Class of 2020! #ESOGrad2020 After 4 years of intensive study, the Class of 2020 have now achieved their goal of becoming qualified osteopathic practitioners. ESO Principal, Ian Fraser, congratulated our newest Alumni, saying: “While recent disruption couldn’t have been planned for, I have no doubt your resilience and application through all the years […]
We are pleased to share details of a new Community Support Hub introduced by Maidstone Borough Council – a coordinated response to help provide and deliver essentials to people across the borough who are most in need. The Maidstone Hub will offer help to those people who don’t have a support system in place and […]