Helix House Natural Health Centre
“If you like people and you’re able to solve problems, osteopathy is really a great career.” Clive started out as a sociology teacher before deciding to retrain. He now works as an osteopath, helping restore the normal function of patients’ joints using techniques such as stretching and massage.
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The UK average salary is £29,813
There are 37.5 hours in the average working week
The UK workforce is 47% female and 53% male
- Prescribes diet therapy and gives advice to patients, health care professionals and the public on dietetic and nutritional matters for those with special dietary requirements or to prevent illness amongst the general population;
- Diagnoses and treats disorders of vision and eye movements, monitors subsequent progress and recommends further optical, pharmacological or surgical treatment as required;
- Manipulates and massages patient to discover the cause of pain, relieve discomfort, restore function and mobility and to correct irregularities in body structure;
- Adopts a holistic approach in assessing the overall health of the patient, and treats by inserting needles under the skin at particular locations according to the disorder being treated;
- Administers aromatic herbs and oils and massage to relieve pain and restore health;
- Assesses and provides treatment for people with mental disabilities, or those suffering with mental illness, stress, and emotional and relationship problems;
- Diagnoses and treats behavioural problems in animals.
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