January 18, 2019

These are techniques shared in my low back pain workshop. Assessment should be done first to determine which techniques to use. Muscle Strain Treatment Low Back Muscle Spasm Leg Length Balancing for Pelvic Torsion Checking Leg Lengths Frog Leg Stretch Balancing at Pubic Symphysis Balancing at Pubic Symphysis – with client movement Pelvic Balancing – […]

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January 18, 2019

This is a collection of various articles, blogs and resources relating to low back pain. Please use the comment form at the bottom of the page to report any broken links or for suggestions about other resources. Massage and Low Back Pain Non-Pharmacological Interventions for Chronic Low Back Pain: What Works Best? A Network Meta-Analysis  […]

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December 24, 2018

There has been controversy recently about the existence and significance of trigger points. Here are some links to articles relating to that controversy. https://www.massagemag.com/causes-of-trigger-points-88778/ http://www.fmperplex.com/2013/02/14/travell-simons-and-cargo-cult-science/ https://blog.apsoc.org.au/2018/01/08/behold-the-mighty-trigger-point/ https://bodyinmind.org/evaluating-trigger-point/ http://www.doctorschierling.com/blog/the-latest-synopsis-of-myofascial-pain-syndromes?fbclid=IwAR2KQa5KAQs-rJrniUfTj7WpjZ1mTSlnhKRRAL8jpgkSOO8eBvbGkOcyQG8  

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December 16, 2018

I recently purchased a vibrating platform to work with Whole Body Vibration. The units used to cost around $2000, but the prices have come down considerably. The unit I list here costs around $150 on amazon.com Hurtle Fitness Vibration Platform Workout Machine https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B01CK31J0Y/ref=oh_aui_detailpage_o01_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1 Effect of 6‐Month Whole Body Vibration Training on Hip Density, Muscle Strength, […]

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December 16, 2018

HERE ARE SOME LINKS TO ARTICLES ABOUT MASSAGE CUPPING THAT I HOPE YOU WILL FIND USEFUL. IF YOU FIND LINKS THAT DON’T WORK, OR HAVE ANY LINKS YOU WISH TO SHARE, PLEASE USE THE COMMENT FORM AT THE BOTTOM OF THE PAGE. THANKS. THESE LINKS ARE FROM MY WORKSHOP ON MASSAGE CUPPING. WORKSHOPS ARE LISTED […]

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December 15, 2018

Here are some links to articles about shoulder pain that I hope you will find useful. If you find links that don’t work, or have any links you wish to share, please use the comment form at the Bottom of the page. Thanks. These links are from my workshop on Assessment and Treatment of Shoulder Pain. […]

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