Category Archives: Headache & Jaw Pain

Jaw Pain? Remedial Massage Can Help…

  Remedial Massage For Jaw Pain We have many people contact us seeking remedial massage treatment for jaw pain & headaches. Jaw pain is a very common issue due to the modern work environment, and is exacerbated by high stress levels. Most commonly it affects people between 20-40 years of age, however it can affect […]

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 […]

Remedial Massage For Bruxism And TMJ Issues

remedial massage for bruxism

TMJ and bruxism can cause pain or discomfort in your Jaw, Face or neck TMJ or bruxism is a painful disorder that 20% of the adult population in Australia experience at some point. It is caused by involuntary grinding or clenching of your teeth that can wear down the teeth, crack your teeth, cause headaches, […]

Corporate Massage, What Is It?

what is corporate massage

In the last few years, research into stress and it’s affects on health have gained a lot of interest both in the general public as well as among people working in health, social sciences, and the corporate world. There is increased concern on how stress is impacting the overall population at large and the workforce […]

What Is Jaw Clicking / TMJ

Jaw clicking or popping – refers to a clicking/popping sound from the jaw, sometimes accompanied by a sensation of pain. You may hear this sound when you open your mouth too wide while yawning or eating, at other times, it may be the result of a problem with the function of the Temporomandibular joints (TMJ). […]

What Are Knots?

what causes knots in muscles

Muscle knots aka myofascial trigger points (MTPs) are painful small bundles of muscle fibres within a muscle that are unable to properly release and instead remain tight. Simply put, these are actually layers of connective tissues that get stuck together and stop gliding. There is quite a bit of confusion as to what causes knots […]

What’s The Difference Between Acute And Chronic Pain?

What's The Difference Between Acute And Chronic Pain

Pain is an uncomfortable, unpleasant sensation generally indicating injury or an issue with the body. It involves a complex interaction between nerves, spinal cord, and the brain. Unfortunately, pain is part of life. We all experience some kind of pain in our daily lives, even if we don’t have any medical condition.  How we experience […]

Treatment For Desk Injuries | What Are The Options?

Shoulder Strength Exercises

A significant percentage of medical conditions such as nerve disorders, muscle disorders, and tendon disorders prevalent in today’s workplaces can be attributed to an increasingly sedentary life or work environment. These are often collectively referred to as musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs), occupational overuse syndrome (OOS) or repetitive strain injuries (RSIs). More often than not, making changes […]

Remedial Massage For Office Workers

remedial massage for office workers

Working long, tiring hours at a desk can be a potential source of the intense pain including, headaches, migraines, shoulder pain, back pain, stress, depression and a host of other physical and mental illnesses that many office workers face in today’s workplace. Remedial Massage can be an effective way to improve posture, relieve pain, lower stress, […]