HYPERMOBILITY / MUSCULOSKELETAL

Gait Problems

What are Gait Problems? A gait problem is an umbrella term used to describe problems with a child’s walking pattern which may be caused by a number of different factors. In the first few years of life, a child’s normal walking pattern (gait) is different to that of an adult. A one-year old, for example,…

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Back Pain

What is Back Pain? Back Pain is a condition that in the past has most commonly been associated with adults; however, changes in our community’s lifestyle mean that more and more children and adolescents are reporting discomfort in their backs. What causes Back Pain? There are many common causes of back pain in children  and…

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