Hamstring Stretch: 3-Ways to Ease Tightness

Hamstring Stretch: 3-Ways to Ease Tightness

The muscles along the back of the thigh, our hamstrings, are common areas of tightness for many of our clients. It is very important to create length and eliminate restriction in this area, but they can be a difficult area to get results due to other contributing...
Foam Roller – Anterior Pelvis

Foam Roller – Anterior Pelvis

Many of our clients struggle with the effects of fascial restrictions in their lower abdomen. They present with a myriad of ailments including low back pain, painful periods, headaches, digestive discomforts, scar tissue adhesions after surgery, pelvic floor...
Getting Up With Ease After Lying Down

Getting Up With Ease After Lying Down

Have you ever gotten out of bed and noticed that your back is stiff? Do you struggle to stand up straight in the morning? Well, you aren’t alone and this is a common complaint for our clients. Over the years I’ve had clients injure their back putting on their socks,...
A Calming Breath

A Calming Breath

Have you noticed how your breathing changes during times of stress or anxiety? As our body responds to stressful moments you may notice a more shallow and upper chest breathing pattern. Shallow breathing, breath holding and hyperventilating triggers the sympathetic...
Getting The Best Results: Self-Care

Getting The Best Results: Self-Care

Many of the clients that I see have already been through multiple rounds of physical therapy or are seeing a chiropractor which means they are coming into the clinic with a home exercise routine. Some of these clients stopped doing the exercises because they didn’t...
Figure 4 – Piriformis Stretch

Figure 4 – Piriformis Stretch

Many of our clients struggle with hip and back related symptoms. Some have pain with activities and others notice tightness. There can be many causes to these symptoms, but whatever the cause most people have tightness in the hip rotators. This figure 4 stretch is a...