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…

This muscle is quite literally a ‘pain in the neck’!

This muscle is quite literally a 'pain in the neck'!

This muscle is quite literally a 'pain in the neck'! πŸ’₯ A tight levator scapulae muscle is one of the most common causes of neck and upper back pain. It runs from the side of the neck down to the top of the shoulder blade and can not only cause pain, but also seriously limit…

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…

Tennis elbow, golfers elbow or weak hands? Try this!

Here is a trick for unrelenting low back tension!

Do you suffer from Tennis Elbow or Golfer's Elbow? Do you find your hands are getting weaker or that your forearms are super tight? Try this! πŸ’ͺ If you find yourself doing a lot of repetitive movements with your hands like typing, carrying your kids, washing dishes or prepping food, you may notice these muscles…