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What causes Carpal Tunnel Syndrome? Carpal Tunnel Syndrome occurs when one of the nerves in the arm becomes compressed at the wrist, resulting in pain, numbness, and tingling in the … Continue reading How To Self-Treat Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
What is Plantar Fasciitis? Have you ever experienced a sharp pain in your heel when taking your first steps of the morning? This is the hallmark sign of plantar fasciitis, … Continue reading 3 Self-Treatments for Plantar Fasciitis
Physical activity is essential for our health, but it can also lead to injury. Many people want to engage in activities that maximize health benefits while keeping the wear and … Continue reading What is the best physical activity for your body?
It’s a question we have all asked ourselves when we have an injury: Should I push through the pain, or will it cause damage? The answer can vary depending on … Continue reading Should you push through pain?
You don’t need to hit bowling balls with a golf club in order to avoid shoulder pain. That may have the opposite effect. This article is about how understanding the … Continue reading Shoulder Pain: Keep Your Bowling Ball on the Golf Tee
No one likes being injured. It’s painful, and you’re restricted from doing things that matter to you. What if there was a way to do more, and hurt less, while … Continue reading How to recover from injuries faster
Take a deep breath through your nose, then exhale. Did your chest and shoulders rise and fall? If they did, you may not be breathing in the best way for … Continue reading How does the way you breathe affect your muscles?
It’s easy to get confused about the effect of cracking your joints. If you’re like me, you grew up being told that cracking your joints leads to arthritis. But we … Continue reading What does cracking mean for your joints?
Learn to control your lower back and pelvis If you’re experiencing pain, tension, or instability anywhere in the body, there is a good chance that the lumbopelvic region is involved. … Continue reading An effective way to reduce pain and boost performance
If you’re like most people, coping with the COVID-19 lockdown means a lot more screen time. Whether you’re writing at home, having tele-conferences, or binging a show to pass the … Continue reading How to avoid neck pain while working from home
Traditional physiotherapy appointments are being disrupted by the spread of COVID-19 and the adoption of social distancing practices. Many people rely on regular physiotherapy appointments for therapeutic exercise, the treatment … Continue reading Phyx for iOS: Access physiotherapy anywhere, anytime