Trigger point massage can help jaw and TMJ pain in Denver, Colorado
If you clench your jaw or grind your teeth, you may have heard about “TMJ”; it stands for temporomandibular joint, which is the large hinge joint of your jaw. The main muscle responsible for the chewing movement of your TMJ is called your masseter, and it is STRONG. For such […]

Self Massage for Jaw Pain

Trigger point massage for neck and shoulder pain in Denver, Colorado
When I ask clients what areas are bothering them the most, the most common response I get is “my neck and shoulders are always tight”, then they bring their hands up to the juncture where their neck meets their shoulders. Does that sound like you? We’ve talked before about what trigger […]

Self Massage for Neck and Shoulder Pain

Chair massage donations at the Relay for Life, Colorado
I had the wonderful opportunity this past weekend to volunteer at the Relay for Life of West Metro Denver, raising money for the American Cancer Society. If you’ve never heard of the Relay for Life, let me tell you, it’s amazing! It’s an organized community fundraising walk that’s held all night […]

Volunteering at the Relay for Life

Two people hugging
  We all know massage feels good. But did you know that touch is important and beneficial for human psychology and physiology? I bet you didn’t know that… Premature infants who receive massage gain 47% more weight than preterm infants who receive only standard medical care. Babies who receive nurturing, […]

5 Facts on the Importance of Touch