Sciatica pain and structural asymmetries

Back pain, Buttock pain, Chronic pain, Leg pain, Low back pain, Pain relief, Sciatic pain, Scoliosis, Structural asymmetry, Uncategorized

When sciatica type symptoms get the better of you and nothing you do seems to make it better, here is something to think about from my checklist for corrective actions and treatments Part 1. Correct structural asymmetries with a heel lift, butt lift, foot orthotics, and make changes in misfitting furniture. This is more important […]

June 24, 2010

Arm and hand pain: Dupuytren’s Contracture

Arm pain, Hand pain, Uncategorized

Dupuytren’s Contracture is a condition in which the hand curls up into a claw. The beginning stages can be painful. Often genetically inherited, steroid or enzyme injections can help and the contracture can be released surgically if it gets to a critical point. The effects can be mitigated with specific deep tissue work like Neuromuscular […]

April 22, 2010

Shoulder and arm pain when reaching: Treatment


Treatment for shoulder and arm pain caused by an impingement focuses at first on releasing tension in the supraspinatus muscle with concomitant treatment of the other three rotator cuff muscles. The little supraspinatus lies at the top of the shoulder under the traps, nestled in a hollow of bone, it’s tendon passing under the bony […]

June 25, 2009