Category Archives: Chronic Pain

What Is Frozen Shoulder?

what is frozen shoulder

What Is Frozen Shoulder? So, what is frozen shoulder? It’s important to first understand the anatomy of the shoulder joint. The shoulder joint is one of the most complex joints in our body! It comprises several delicate yet strong bones, muscles and tendons which work together to provide an amazing range of motion for your […]

Remedial Massage After Knee Reconstruction

Myotherapy For Injuries

Structure Of The Knee The knee is a very complex joint and takes high levels of stress, it is also a relatively unstable joint making it prone to injury. Damage or injury to any part of the knee joint is a major issue as it’s often very painful and effects our ability to exercise and […]

RSI Treatment | Remedial Massage

The Difference Between Myotherapy And Physiotherapy

Recent statistics show that up to 60% of all work-related injuries can be attributed to misuse or overuse injuries, these conditions are often referred to as repetitive strain injuries or RSI. It is relatively easy to upgrade workstations and provide training to employees to reduce the impact of work on the body. However, the main […]

Remedial Massage For Plantar Fasciitis

Remedial Massage For Plantar Fasciitis

Remedial massage is a safe and effective treatment option for plantar fasciitis, however it is important to understand what plantar fasciitis is, what causes it and the symptoms before we explain how remedial massage can help. What Is The Plantar Fascia? The plantar fascia is a long, thin connective ligament situated directly beneath the skin […]

Myotherapy For Headaches

treatment for muscular tension

Myotherapy For Headaches A large percentage of our population suffer from headaches these days due to our labor-intensive, sedentary work culture. A recent survey that was conducted by the World Health Organisation showed that tension-type headaches are among the most prevalent pain related issues facing humans. People often find relief from pain-killers or rest, however […]

Restless Leg Syndrome

remedial massage for restless legs

What Is Restless Leg Syndrome? Restless Leg Syndrome is an issue that results in twitchy legs and often causes an overwhelming urge to move the legs. People suffering from RLS experience pulling sensations, itchiness, pins and needles and aching or throbbing in the legs. Symptoms are generally experienced at night when the person is sitting […]

Laser For Back Pain

low level laser therapy for back pain

Back pain is a major issue in the modern world, affecting 70-80% of Australians at some stage during their lifetime. The vast majority of these individuals (almost 70%) will experience acute back pain (which lasts for 6-12 weeks), whereas the remaining (30%) will go on to develop chronic back pain (which lasts for more than […]

Cupping Benefits & Common Questions

cupping benefits

Cupping therapy is undoubtedly one of the oldest and most widely practiced forms of alternative therapy in human history.  It remained an integral part of the early Chinese, Egyptian, and Greek cultures that used it as an effective treatment and healing modality. Although cupping therapy is an ancient healing practice, it is still used effectively […]

Remedial Massage for Frozen Shoulder

Frozen Shoulder Treatment

In the last decade, many clients are coming in complaining of pain, stiffness, and restricted movement in their shoulder – This is often a condition known as frozen shoulder, in medical terms, it is referred to as adhesive capsulitis. Frozen shoulder is a syndrome that causes a restriction in movement of the shoulder . Clients […]

Frozen Shoulder | How Cupping Can Help

cupping and massage

Frozen shoulder is a common condition that is referred to medically as”adhesive capsulitis“. It is a condition where the connective tissue surrounding the shoulder joint becomes restricted and painful and can cause a reduction in the range of motion of the arm and shoulder joint. Frozen shoulder can have a massive impact on an individuals […]