Glen at conference

Glen Foley our Musculoskeletal Specialist Podiatrist, was invited to speak at the College of Podiatry’s annual conference in Bournemouth. The conference is the biggest of its kind in Europe with over 1600 delegates in attendance this year from all over the world. This is the fourth time Glen has spoken at this event, and this […]

Baking for bones

Our annual bake sale took place a few weeks prior to the talk, with support from the ladies at the National Osteoporosis Society’s Eastbourne branch. We had a fantastic selection of homemade cakes and breads to tuck into all day and managed to raise £168 for a fantastic charity.  

Living with osteoporosis

Last week we held the latest of our informative patient talks on living with osteoporosis. Prof Nick Webborn OBE presented alongside Sportswise dietitian Lesley Houston and Wendy Dimitriadi from the National Osteoporosis Society. All in attendance learnt about what osteoporosis is and how it can be prevented, but also how we can manage the condition […]

Sportswise Step Challenge

We all know walking is good for us, and a short walk goes a long way! That’s why 12 members of the Sportswise team decided to take part in the first Sportswise Step Challenge. Competing in 3 teams drawn randomly, each team member recorded daily how many steps (or wheelchair pushes!) they took over the […]