Posts Categorized: Vancouver Massage Therapy

What is Craniosacral Therapy?

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Link to article here. Craniosacral Therapy is becoming a treatment of choice in areas of pain, rehabilitation and neurology.  Also called CST, or cranial osteopathy, it is a gentle, non-invasive, hands-on technique, developed by an American osteopathic physician almost one hundred years ago. CST theory and practice is based on understanding the continuous subtle movements of… Read more »

C-Section Scars + Recovery

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Vancouver Massage Therapy Article of the Week: Many women miss the importance of caring for themselves after undergoing a cesarian section procedure.  Of course, with a new born to care for it is understandable that self-care might take a back seat for a while; but hopefully with awareness, more women can achieve speedier recoveries and more… 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 »