Is your subscapularis muscle causing your shoulder pain?

Shoulder Pain

The shoulder is a pretty complex joint with a lot of muscles attaching to it. πŸ’ͺ So when it comes to figuring out why a shoulder may be sore or tight, it can get a little complicated. πŸ€” One muscle, called the subscapularis muscle, attaches underneath the shoulder blade on one end, and the inside…

Tight chest muscles? Here’s a way to assess and correct if necessary.

Chest Stretches

Tight chest muscles are pretty common, but often missed. πŸ‘Ž The pec muscles (in the front of the chest) get shortened from long hours on the computer or driving with shoulders rounded forwards. πŸ‘©β€πŸ’»πŸŽ Because they pull the shoulders forward, they can actually lead to pain in the upper back and shoulder muscles as they…

Challenges with your hips from an ‘old injury’? Try resetting them!

Challenges with your hips from an 'old injury'? Try resetting them!

Tweaked your low back before? Feel like things just aren't quite right with your low back or hips? Maybe you need a reset! β˜‘οΈ Your pelvis is the foundation of your spine. Like your house, if your foundation is off, it can affect every level above it! 🏠 If your pelvis is shifted out of…

Low back stiffness, tension or tenderness? Check this out!

Almonte chiropractic care

Dealing with low back stiffness? Tension? Tenderness? Check this out! πŸ”Ž Low back stiffness usually leads to loss of mobility - and thats when injuries can start to surface. πŸ’₯ One way to address this is to tape 2 lacrosse balls together so that they look like a barbell. πŸ‹οΈβ€β™€οΈ While laying on this 'tool':…

Here is a trick for unrelenting low back tension!

Here is a trick for unrelenting low back tension!

Do you have low back tension that doesn't seem to be going away? This could do the trick! πŸ‘€ Low back muscle strains are super common for many different reasons like: βœ… Improper lifting βœ… Poor posture βœ… Slips or falls βœ… Accidents etc. While low back tension isn't fun on its own, it can…