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Stories from 2015

2nd April 2020

Temporary Closure

Unfortunately, we have now reached a time where everyone needs to take the next vital step to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. With this in mind (and with a very heavy heart), Therapia will be temporarily suspended for the foreseeable future.... Read more

11th June 2019

Silver and Bronze in the Kent Health & Beauty Awards!!

Very pleased to win a Silver and a Bronze in the Kent Health & Beauty Awards on Friday night.  The Silver was for Mobile Business of the Year, and the Bronze was for Contribution to the Community!  Feeling very chuffed!... Read more

29th April 2019

Lovely testimonial

"I met Alex Gwinnell a few years ago after an introduction by a mutual friend. Having been a volunteer with Breast Cancer Care for 10 years my friend thought we should meet. At our first meeting I saw a passion... Read more

31st July 2018

Clinical Foot Reflexology (CFR) and its affects on Cancer patients

The FHT recently printed a study measuring patient response to CFR delivered within a UK NHS cancer service.  For years studies in cancer patients have revealed evidence of reflexology being effective in symptom relief, reducing peripheral neuropathy, decreasing pain, nausea, vomiting and fatigue.... Read more

12th February 2018

How can massage help cancer patients?

Massage for Cancer Patients Many people are concerned about the safety of massage during cancer treatment.  Evidence does not support the theory that massage is or can be harmful.  Adapted massage has many benefits, which are supported by evidence and research as... Read more

24th April 2017

The benefits of massage for those going through treatment for cancer

Massage for Cancer Patients Many people are concerned about the safety of massage during cancer treatment.  Evidence does not support the theory that massage is or can be harmful.  Adapted massage has many benefits, which are supported by evidence and research as... Read more

7th February 2017

Article on benefits of complementary therapies for labour and childbirth

Complementary Therapies for labour and childbirth Interventions during labour and childbirth are on the rise in most developed countries.1  In addition, use of an epidural block has been identified as a contributing factor to assisted births, including caesarean section. A... Read more

26th October 2016

Testimonial

What a lovely testimonial from one of my clients!  Feeling honoured! "I started receiving MLD from Alex as my treatment for Breast Cancer was finishing.  Following 8 rounds of chemotherapy, surgery and radiotherapy, I was at a low ebb and... Read more

10th April 2016

Therapia Lymphoedema Clinic

The next sessions are from 9am - 1pm on Thursday 21st April; Tuesday 26th April; Thursday 5th May and Tuesday 10th May.  Places are going fast so book early to secure your treatment.  ... Read more

13th March 2016

Testimonial from a Manual Lymphatic Drainage Massage Client:

"On September 2nd 2015 I was on my way to work carrying a set of gymnastic frames, a stumble, a trip and 5 seconds later I am lying in the road with two shattered kneecaps. A completely freak accident.  8 weeks... Read more