Posts Tagged: broadway wellness

Vancouver Massage Therapist: Craniosacral Therapy

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Vancouver Massage Therapist Article of the Week: What is Craniosacral Therapy? What is Craniosacral therapy?  Craniosacral therapy a modality or approach focused on manually releasing the cranium, spine, and meninges (layers of connective tissue surrounding the brain and spinal cord) which is used by trained practitioners across many healthcare professions.  At Broadway Wellness, and other… Read more »

Vancouver Acupuncture Article: Pain Management

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Vancouver Acupuncture Article of the Week: Acupuncture for Pain Management by Brian Kushnirik, R.AC at Broadway Wellness. From the perspective of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), whenever there is pain, there is some sort of a blockage in the system. Whether the blockage is from a physical source (such as trauma or overuse) or whether the… Read more »

Trigger Points and Myofascial Pain

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Trigger points are hyper-sensitive, tightened areas that can occur in any of the more than 400 muscles in the human body.  These spots (or nodules) are located within taut bands in the muscle.  They can cause pain, burning, stinging, weakness, numbness, and other symptoms.  They have a unique property called referred pain, meaning they can… Read more »