Lower Back again Pain – Interior Stomach Muscle mass Origins

This post is prepared at a stage which needs some awareness of anatomical attachments, ie: origins and insertions of muscles, as very well as names of muscles. Should really you want to know more I invite you to seem on line for an anatomy atlas or dictionary to aid you with muscular tissues and definitions […]

Back Pain When Respiratory

Again agony when breathing is commonly the final result of a muscular difficulty in the upper again. Back again muscle tissues are located very near to the lungs when we inhale, the lungs develop, forcing the muscle tissue in the upper again and chest to shift. A muscle pressure in the higher again can trigger […]

Effectively Treating Piriformis Syndrome (Pain In The Butt)

ThePiriformis muscle (piriformis; “pear shaped”) is a tiny muscle located deep in the buttocks, underneath the large gluteal muscles. This little muscle is the most well-known of a group of muscles known as the “Hip Rotator Cuff” and is frequently the source of pain in the butt. Piriformis Syndrome is a miserable condition in which […]

Knee Pain And Chondromalcia Patella In Girls Lacrosse Players

Knees! Knees! Knees! Don’t Run? A Lacrosse Player? RIGHT! I recently heard from one of my players, that she has had knee pain. She was not aware that I have been working with this type of thing since I was in college. If I had only known she had the problem, I could have actually […]

Reflex Sympathetic Systrophy (RSD) Or Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CPRS)

Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD) is a chronic neurological syndrome that is also known as Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS). RSD/CPRS occurs when the nervous system functions abnormally after an injury. Symptoms involve severe burning pain, pathological changes in the bone and skin, excessive sweating, tissue swelling and extreme sensitivity to touch. RSD/CRPS can be diagnosed […]

Back Pain Caused By Track And Field

As spring arrives, many people are returning to their favorite warm weather sports. For many students and adult athletes, this means a return to track and field. It is important to educate yourself about the common injuries associated with your sport in order to guard yourself against back pain and other conditions that can take […]

A Common Cause of Low Back and Sciatic Pain – The Piriformis

As a licensed massage therapist, I specialize in chronic pain and injury management using deep tissue massage therapy. Most of my clients come in with a common complaint: pain in the low back, hips (primarily on one side), and/or shooting pain or numbness down the back of the leg. More than two million Americans suffer […]