The Benefits Of Sports Massage and Thai Massage Therapy

March 10th, 2014

These days everyone doing sports always seems to get some time of injury or stiffness, but do they know that massage therapy can help with all that. Professional athletes and even their coaches have sworn up and down about massage … read the rest of the article

Fibromyalgia Sufferers Finding Relief With Chiropractic Care And Massage Therapy

January 24th, 2014

Head Rub at Happy Head Massage

The pain suffered from fibromyalgia can simply take your breath away. Fibromyalgia Syndrome is characterized by chronic muscle pains and spasms, fatigue, pain in the joints and problems sleeping. Those suffering from fibromyalgia may also experience headaches, depression and anxiety. … read the rest of the article

Exposing Dirty Massage Parlors

January 2nd, 2014

massage parlor

There are tons of massage parlors that have opened up over the last several years. Some are nice but aren’t so nice. The Happy Head in San Diego has revealed some interesting facts about the industry. Here are some interesting … read the rest of the article

Neck Pain – Where Does It Come From?

September 18th, 2013
Neck pain can arise from a number of different tissues in the neck. Quite often, pain is generated from the small joints in the back of the vertebra (called facets). Pain can also arise from disk related conditions where the … read the rest of the article

Low Back Pain And Common Mistakes (Part 2)

August 16th, 2013

Last month, we started a great discussion on “what NOT to do” for low back pain (LBP). Let’s continue that focus this month!

5. STAY STILL: You’ve heard, “…don’t do that – you’ll get a bad back!” There is something to be … read the rest of the article

Common Mistakes With Your Low Back Pain

July 7th, 2013

We often read about what to do for low back pain, but do we look at low back pain from the perspective of “what NOT to do!”

ICE vs. HEAT: If you ask your doctor, “what’s better for my back, … read the rest of the article

Are you experiencing back pain when traveling?

April 18th, 2013

Low back pain (LBP) is a common complaint when it comes to traveling, whether it’s in a car, bus, train or airplane. Traveling is hard on our joints, muscles and nerves for many reasons. Traveling requires us to do something … read the rest of the article

Common Whiplash Myths – Part 2

January 21st, 2013

Last month, we began discussing common myths about whiplash injuries, and this month, we will continue on that course. Remember, the amount of injury that occurs in an acceleration/deceleration injury is dependent on many factors, some of which include gender … read the rest of the article

Fibromyalgia and Food

January 21st, 2013

Fibromyalgia (FM) is a disorder that affects everyone a little differently. Therefore, promoting a one diet approach for every FM patient doesn’t make a lot of sense. However, according to Ginevra Liptan, MD, medical director of the Frida Center for … read the rest of the article

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome – Natural Treatment Options

January 21st, 2013

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS) is a condition characterized by pain, numbness and/or tingling in the hand. This includes the palm and the 2nd, 3rd, and half of the 4th finger, usually sparing the thumb. Another indication of CTS is weakness … read the rest of the article