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tirgger point release therapy…

This is the application of pressure to a specific point in a muscle or myofascia (trigger point), which is causing the pain locally or referred into another area. It works with immediate effect.


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Trigger Points…

Where someone feels their pain in an area (red colouration on diagram), it can be caused by an active trigger point in a muscle some distance away (X). Each muscle has definite patterns of pain specific to their trigger points.

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Leg Pain…

This diagram shows that the muscle TFL (Tensor Fascia Lata) has a trigger points (XX) on the outside of the hip which refer pain into the buttock and down the outside of the leg.

Often Sciatica can be casued by trigger points in piriformis, and in fact is not true sciatica which would come from the back.

Conditions Treated…

* Tempromandibular joint syndrome (TMJ)

* Piriformis Syndrome

* Myogenic headaches

* Pins and needles and numbness from a tight muscle Etc…