Buteyko for Asthma â€“ A breathing programme taught over 5 sessions used to help people control their symptoms. It is used most frequently for asthma but is also successful with hyperventilation, panic attacks and sinusitis.
Postural drainage â€“ A well recognised treatment making use of gravity to clear secretions from specific areas of the lung.
Percussion â€“ A tapping technique used to loosen secretions from the airway walls.
Equipment â€“ We will teach and advise the use of breathing equipment such as flutters for bronchiectasis and incentive spirometers for breathing exercises.
Exercise programmes for heart and lung conditions â€“ We will teach and advise on correct exercises and formulate exercise programmes specifically for you. We will teach methods to help you set a pace that is suitable for your condition and symptoms.
Rehabilitation following illness or surgery.
Cardiac Rehabilitation â€“ Exercise and advice for those with stable angina or following heart attack or coronary artery by-pass surgery.
Pulmonary Rehabilitation â€“ Exercise programmes that include breathing control have been proven to be beneficial for people with COPD and pulmonary fibrosis. We will set and supervise exercise programmes to help you regain and improve mobility and independence in daily activities.