What is pain?

Rethinking pain : What actually is it? How does our brain decide when something hurts? What can we do to reduce our pain? Most of us have grown up with the idea that there is always a physical reason for a person’s pain. We have been told you can find the reason...
Breathing dysfunctions, ribs and pain

Breathing dysfunctions, ribs and pain

Breathing dysfunctions have wide reaching repercussions throughout the body. If you breathe incorrectly the ribs are unable to move properly. This affects posture, alignment and bodily functions. It can lead to stress and pain in other areas of the body. It is a very...
Can’t Sleep?

Can’t Sleep?

Many people I have spoken to over the last few months have problems with waking up in the middle of the night, unable to sleep again for quite sometime. With our increasingly stressful and fast moving lives, it is not surprising that we seem to have high levels of...

Myofascial Pain and Trigger Points

Myofascial pain is often caused by trigger points, areas in the soft tissue which have become ‘stuck’ together. Trigger points can only be affected by PHYSICAL intervention. They will not respond to meditation, relaxation or positive thinking. Stretching...