Why So Tense? The TOP 2 EASIEST Ways to Combat Painful Body Stiffness chronic pain comfort essential oil healing health joint joint pain joints mobility movement muscles neck stiffness pain pain-free shoulder stiffness sore shoulders stiff neck stiff neck relief wellbeing wellness yoga prehab Mar 12, 2022

Want to guess what one of the best ways to prevent body stiffness is? It is actually by moving. Seems a bit counterintuitive, but I swear to you, it makes perfect sense. 

Think about it like this - if you aren’t moving (or grooving) and your muscles and joints are just hanging out with...

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Soothing Self-Massage for Shoulder Pain health inflammation joint pain joint stiffness massage mobility myofascial neck pain physical therapy based prehab rehab self care shoulder pain stiff neck stiff shoulder tension upper shoulders wellness yoga yoga prehab Mar 11, 2022

Sore shoulders make me want to run and get a massage more than anything else! Tightness spreading across your shoulders, feeling knots (AKA “adhesions”) - not fun for anyone at any time. 

But, not everyone can just hop over to a brilliant massage therapist as we please (sad, but...

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3 Tricks to Relieve Painful “Text Neck” back pain cervical spine health joint pain mobility neck pain neck problems neck stiffness pain phone use physical therapy posture rehab shoulder pain technology text neck wellness yoga yoga prehab Mar 11, 2022

Do you know what your neck looks like when you’re scrolling through your phone? If I had to venture a guess, I would say it is probably at some sort of an angle, positioned downward to better stare at your device. This phenomenon is leading to more and more cases of “text neck”...

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Happy Grooving Starts With A Healthy Gut active arthritis digestion eat clean gut healing health healthy holistic inflammation joint pain mobility prebiotics probiotics wellness whole foods yoga yoga prehab Mar 08, 2022

Last year, researchers at the University of Rochester Medical Center published evidence that bacteria in the gut – primarily governed by diet – could be the key factor behind osteoarthritis. Once again, scientific inquiry and academic findings reveal that everything in the body is...

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Hot or Cold? How to heat treat pain points cold healing health heat heat for injury ice ice for injury ice for muscle soreness icing joint pain mobility muscle pain neck pain rehab shoulder pain stiff neck strength wellbeing wellness yoga yoga prehab Mar 08, 2022

Hot or cold? Warm or chilly?

What temperature treatments are best to resolve aches and pains? Temperature can in fact be an excellent way to warm up or cool down muscles, soothe or invigorate different areas of stiffness or lingering pain. But, which is best - and when?

All good questions, and...

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Gail’s Story: Overcoming Arthritis and Regaining Freedom arthritis frozen shoulder healing health inflammation joint inflammation joint pain knee reset medication pain physical therapy restore your core safe exercise swelling wellness yoga Mar 03, 2022

A NOTE FROM MY MOM

I started experiencing knee, back, and hip pain when I was around 35. I figured it was just from being so active. I played softball, waitressed, and had two young children. 

As the pain led to stiffness, swollen knees, and joints, I decided it was time to see a doctor...

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How An Anti-Inflammatory Diet Will Change Your Life anti-inflammatory chronic pain diet eating golden milk latte inflammation joint pain mobility movement nurtition organic pepper physical therapy turmeric yoga yoga prehab Mar 03, 2022

Ever feel bloated? Experience brain fog and sluggishness? Maybe you’re slow to get out of bed, or it takes you a while to really wake up. While a good night of sleep and coffee can help, you can’t out sleep, outrun, or outwork a bad diet. And sometimes your diet might be more of a...

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