How to Avoid Injury While Exercising

Exercising is a key component of living well. It helps you burn fat and look great, which is essential for the upcoming swimsuit season. But exercising also helps strengthen your muscles, ligaments and tendons, which helps ward off injury and exhaustion from everyday tasks. Even though exercising helps you fend off injury, it can still happen — especially while you’re working out. Here are some tips to avoid getting hurt while you’re getting fit. Know […]

Running Shoes – Great Gift Idea!

Did you know that the anatomy of a running shoes differ from one another? Each running shoe offers specific structural features. The American Academy Podiatric Sports Medicine (AAPSM) has a complete explanation of the anatomy of the running shoe. This site is an excellent resource for running shoe review since they have a dedicated committee which evaluates the brand and type of shoe. AAPSM mentions, the majority of running shoes sold are stability shoes. Because […]

Choosing the Right Exercise for Low Back Pain

Where is that pain coming from?! Don’t just assume that low back pain is only muscular or bone-related. First things first, get the proper assessment. You can find lots and lots of information on the internet that talk about the common causes of low back pain. However, don’t be fooled into thinking a little research will give you the right answer to where that pain is coming from. Assessing the structure and function is vital; […]

Vertabrae Independence: A Golfer’s Best Friend

Vertabrae independence typically allows each vertebra in the spine to move with a certain number of degrees when our whole body is involved in an activity such as golf. The three curves of the spine, makes the spine highly flexible and resistant to injury. If that is not happening, for example, if two or more spinal segments move as a whole unit, rather than moving independently, it can lead to an imbalance. The one-sidedness causes […]

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