Needless to say, many things can cause low back pain including digestive issues, hormone imbalance, a herniated disc… But here I will discuss the most common cause- trigger points (TrPs) in surrounding muscle tissue. Yes, fascia definitely plays a part, but for simplicity’s sake, we’ll be focusing on the common TrPs that cause those aches […]
IT Band Stretch Stretching is often a key component of trigger point treatment Here are five simple stretches that we typically refer to in terms of an aid to general hip mobility. If you are suffering from an existing pain condition, always seek professional advice before starting a stretching program. In all c
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Diagonal Flexion Neck Stretch Technique: In an upright position, with your shoulders relaxed and your hands by your side, allow your chin to fall forward toward your chest. Then, lean your head to one side, gently. Do not overstretch your neck by forcing your head downward. Relax and let the weight of your head do the stretching for you.