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Prize Placement

Each year MNC work with the Manchester Metropolitan University (MMU) to offer a Prize Placement to a final year Master's student who has a keen interest in neurological physiotherapy. At MNC we value the education of future physiotherapist's, giving an individual the opportunity to work in a dedicated centre, that is passion about improving a [...]

MidlandsAbility Launch Event

Improving Workplace Opportunity for Those with Disabilities by Linzi Meadows MNC Director and Clinical Specialist in Neurological Physiotherapy. I was honoured to attend the launch of MidlandsAbility at the KPMG building in Birmingham. I was invited by Richard Day, who has been one of the key driving forces in bringing this group together. Richard attends [...]

Another Recovery Milestone

MNC would like to congratulate Alex on yet another recovery milestone in his rehabilitation from a spinal cord injury! Here at MNC we have worked alongside Alex for many years supporting his recovery and overcoming hurdles on the way but he continue to impress, even us, with his determination and commitment to doing everything possible [...]

How specialist hands on neuro-rehabilitation is helping me 15 years following a Spinal Cord Injury.

Fifteen years following a spinal cord injury, one of MNC’s clients is not letting it get in his way. Using specialist hands on neuro-rehabilitation allows him to keep his body in good condition so he can enjoy holidays, such as skiing in Canada. I found MNC in 2004, two years after breaking my neck at [...]

Letter to My Husband’s Physio…

As MNC physiotherapists our love for our jobs comes from our passion to help people reach their personal goals and beyond. The following was written by a patient's wife on behalf of them both, reading this gives us all extreme pride that what we do can be a small part in helping a family 'get [...]

Hydration and Health

In this blog we are going to look at hydration and the facts around ‘water’…I am using water in inverted comma’s as again this can be misleading. In the scientific community, they talk about ‘water’ they are often talking about nutrient water, which we can be sourced from both the food we eat and the [...]

Therapy Assistants Course.

MNC's Rachel and Alison enjoyed delivering the 'neurological rehabilitation for therapy assistants' programme the other weekend to a fantastic group of enthusiastic physio assistants. Here they are exploring the complex task of walking and how best to use their hands to help their patients               It is always great to [...]

Life Post Stroke.

Andrew Marr (TV presenter) spoke to the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP) about his life post stroke. Andrew suffered a stroke nearly 4 years ago, aged just 53 years old. Around 152,000 people suffer a stroke each year in the UK, with 1 in 4 being under the age of retirement.   Andrew’s observation of the [...]

Like Riding a Bike.

As familiar faces return to MNC following maternity leave and enjoying those precious first months with their babies, Katie Sutton talks about her return to MNC is just like riding a bike!   ‘Like riding a bike’ "Having had nine months off work on maternity leave, to say I was apprehensive about coming back to [...]

Farah and Bolt step aside….It’s time for the superhumans

Now that dust has settled from an amazing Olympics for team GB, we now turn our attentions to our sporting stars of the Paralympics, and here at MNC, we can't wait for it to start! Great Britain will have a team consisting of 264 athletes who will compete across 19 sports. Since the inception of [...]