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What are Trigger Points

What are Trigger Points

“A highly irritable localised spot of exquisite tenderness in a nodule in a palpable taut band of muscle” (Travell & Simons 1993) This may sound familiar if you have ever found tender spots when massaging or pressing on an area to relieve tension or pain. What you...
A Trigger Point a day keeps the pain away

A Trigger Point a day keeps the pain away

What are trigger points? If you’ve ever felt a ‘knot’ in your shoulder and dug in with your fingers to find both tension and relief, then the chances are you’ve found a trigger point – a knot of connective tissue that is tender to the touch and causes pain or other...