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    Question: Can cervical myofascial spasms cause voice problems when speaking, such as tremors or sound of being nervous? Answer:  Yes in extreme cases or when in conjunction with another diagnosis like cervical dystonia we have seen changes with swallowing and speaking. Scaring in the anterior neck can also cause this Read More…

    Myofascial Release at Home

    Posted on: September 14, 2017

    Myofascial Release at Home Over the years, both alternative and allopathic therapists have embraced myofasial release massage as one of the best ways to ease pain, tension, and rehabilitate a number of injuries. Are you experiencing back pain, muscle tension, inflexibility or restricted blood flow? Myofascial release is what you Read More…

    Back pain Pregnancy and Myofascial Release

    Posted on: September 14, 2017

    Back pain during pregnancy is nothing new. Discomfort or even pain is something you should expect during pregnancy. There are various factors that cause back pain such as hormone changes, stress, muscle separation, weight gain, and posture changes. The primary cause of back pain is weight gain, as the growing Read More…

    “Virtual” Pain Is Real

    Posted on: July 16, 2017

    Years ago we attributed that the most unhealthy people were typically those who had careers which required hard, repetitive physical labor, repetitive activities or those who were required to travel long distances in a poor sitting position in a car or truck. The hours, weeks, months, and years with these Read More…

    Leave Your Back Pain At Home This Summer

    Posted on: July 16, 2017

    Summer vacation time is here. The excitement of warm weather and the well needed break from school or work is upon us.  As the final confirmation of your travel plans arrives, make sure you not only pack accordingly but prepare with these simple tips so you may enjoy the most Read More…

    If you have a trigeminal neuralgia diagnosiYes we can help,  but this is not your typical trigeminal neuralgia treatment. Trigeminal neuralgia is a chronic pain condition that affects the trigeminal nerve, which carries sensation from your face to your brain. If you have trigeminal neuralgia, even mild stimulation of your Read More…

    Sport Injuries

    Posted on: June 12, 2017

    Have more fun in the sun Summer is here and so are sport camps, leagues and just fun in the sun. If you are a parent of an athlete, you know that the excitement of any sport’s season can have on their bodies. If our kids remain active and are Read More…

    Plantar Fasciitis

    Posted on: June 12, 2017

    Step outdoors this summer without pain. Step.  Jump.  Leap.  Balance and turn.  Although these sound like dance steps, they are just some of the simple activities that our feet perform every day.  Most of us are completely oblivious to the dependence that we have on our feet and until we Read More…

    Compression fractures Q & A

    Posted on: June 12, 2017

    Question: I had compression fractures of two vertebra. This happened last fall. My fractures have healed although there are some movements that still give me a grab! Seems as though I’m having muscle spasms in my back now. Can’t stand for very long periods of time. I have to lie Read More…

    Top Ten Ways to keep your Fascia healthly

    Posted on: January 29, 2017

    Overview The Fascia  is a sheet of tissue, made up of densely packed protein fibers, weaves throughout the entire body, and it binds and supports your muscles, bones and even your organs. When the fascial system is disturbed it leads to inability to sleep, posture and muscle imbalances and pain which Read More…