RSS Topic of the Month: Movement Training

  • Swing into golf season without back pain 05/18/2017
    The repetitive motion and asymmetric nature of ... Spine Surgeon at Virginia Spine Institute. “Unfortunately, consistently breaking form not only tanks your score, but it can lead to muscle strains and more serious conditions such as disc herniations.”
  • Vets fight new report that calls for halt to research on 'Gulf War Illness' 02/23/2016
    An estimated 24 to 33 percent of the nearly 700,000 who served in the 1991 Gulf War have reported a condition with three hallmark symptoms: chronic fatigue, joint and muscle pain ... report issued by the Institute of Medicine (IOM) recommended that ...
  • Wearable Sensors Could Translate Sign Language Into English 10/16/2015
    "I thought maybe we should look into combining motion sensors and muscle activation," Jafari told Live Science ... Jafari presented this research at the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) 12th Annual Body Sensor Networks Conference ...
  • How much time should you spend on your feet? Four hours a day, experts say 07/25/2015
    If you make a habit of using a printer in another room or the restroom on a different floor, you'll automatically incorporate some motion into your day ... selling point — that it requires some muscle activation to keep steady — was its downfall ...
  • Butt Seriously: Tiger Woods' Glutes Are Source of Power and Stability 03/10/2015
    The butt muscles, comprised of the gluteus maximus, medius and minimus, are the most important muscles for generating speed and power in the golf swing. They are the largest muscle group in ... at the Titleist Performance Institute, a large majority ...

RSS Neurology & Physiological Effects of Massage

  • Failed Replications: A Reality Check for Neuroscience? 11/19/2014
    There was no stage where the methods were formally reviewed for this study ... it would be more beneficial for the field to discuss this in a post-publication peer discussion so that we can improve the practice of pre-registered studies specially in ...
  • Should You Drink Water After A Massage? 11/05/2012
    Massage ... precise effects of our work." In addition to the research on the benefits of massage for particular conditions, the National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine offers several theories, ranging from neurological to physiological ...
  • Somatic Psychotherapy Today Summer 2012 10/14/2012
    Join us for this interactive day-long workshop: Pat Ogden and Bonnie Goldstein will begin the workshop by exploring Somatic Meaning Making: A Sensorimotor Psychotherapy Approach. FREE Constellation Day Events Every 4 months we offer a free day of ...

RSS Neuromuscular Orthopedics

  • When to consider treatment for carpal tunnel syndrome 10/21/2017
    an orthopedic surgeon at Mayo Clinic Health System in Owatonna and Faribault. “There are non-surgical treatment options, such as medications, physical therapy and cortisone injections, as well as surgical treatments to help relieve the pain and get you ...
  • Soft Tissue Market Estimated to Flourish by 2022 10/20/2017
    or while performing other physical activities. Moreover, increasing aging population is also expected to play an imperative role in growth of the market. With aging, substantial changes are observed in skeletal and neuromuscular systems, which in turn ...
  • Physical therapy vs. opioids: Which to choose? 10/18/2017
    These can include low-impact aerobics, massage ... DPT is a Physical Therapist at Mountain Valley Regional Rehabilitation Hospital in Prescott Valley. She specializes in outpatient orthopedic injuries and individuals who suffer from chronic pain.

RSS Neurology & Kinesiology

RSS Neurology & Bodywork

  • Heal Your Body To Get Rid Of Brain Fog 10/18/2017
    Brain fog is not a medical condition, however, it may be the beginning of various health conditions that you can control ... it can be controlled by doing what is right for your body – eating healthy and following a healthy routine making a healthy ...
  • Knowing the signs of Lewy body dementia may help speed diagnosis 10/12/2017
    There is a great deal that we still need to learn about the Lewy body dementias. Increasing research is a priority of the National Institutes of Health. Earlier this year, experts published new criteria for the diagnosis of dementia with Lewy bodies ...
  • What Happens In Your Body and Brain While You Sleep 10/09/2017
    Bazil, MD, PhD, the Caitlin Tynan Doyle Profesor of Neurology at Columbia University Medical ... Here’s how they affect our health: One of the most active parts of the body during sleep is the brain, Bazil says. There are pronounced changes in the ...