Sleeplessness, Depression and Trigger points

Untreated trigger points in tight muscle tissue can really affect a person’s mood long term. Chronic pain can sometimes be a cause of depression. It is pretty impossible to lie down and put weight on any tight muscle, so a good nights sleep is going to be hard...

Trigger Points in Muscles

‘Trigger points’ are highly irritable localized areas of tenderness in a muscle which hurt when pressed. They are created when the muscle fibres become taut in areas, which in turn tighten the surrounding fascia, making it tight and inflexible. Latent...

Myofascial Release for Pain Treatment

Our bones all float in a giant web of soft tissue called myofascia. None of them touch each other, they are suspended individually within this structure of tension and compression, without which, our bones would clatter to the floor. This tension allows for movement...

Deep Tissue Massage

Deep tissue massage is a manipulation of the body’s soft tissue at a deeper level than a more traditional Swedish-style massage. To get to these deeper levels, movements are slow to ensure the surface tissues  ‘melt’ and allow access to the deeper...