Dry needling is an effective and popular treatment for chronic pain, which is a very common problem among adults of all ages. Dry needling is used to relieve pain caused by trigger points, which are painful knots of muscle that develop from overuse, lack of use, or trauma. Trigger points are usually sore when pressed, and often cause pain in other areas of the body. For example, a collection of taut muscles — a trigger point — in the upper back can cause pain to radiate to the head, neck, and ... [Read More]
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Can Dry Needling Help Treat My Strained Muscles?
After a long day of hard, physical work, you could have tired and strained muscles. The strain can be due to an overstretch or a slight tear in the muscle. Many people ignore this pain, and they continue to work through it – while the muscle strain just gets worse and worse. However, not addressing the pain could make the injury turn into a permanent chronic condition. If you have a strained muscle in your back, arm, or leg, then dry needling may be the holistic and nonmedicinal solution ... [Read More]