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Treatments Explained: Soft Tissue Release

Soft tissue Release – STR. STR is used for a variety of soft tissue dysfunctions, including trauma, overuse, postural, occupational factors, as well as many others. All of these factors can lead to congestion, thickening and adhesions in the soft tissue making muscle fibers fibrous and sticky, this often makes the muscle feel short, tight, painful and can cause restriction…

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What is Soft Tissue Therapy

Soft tissue therapy is the manipulation of the soft tissues of the body.  The muscles, connective tissue/fascia, tendons, ligaments and joints. Soft tissue therapy helps alleviate the soft tissue discomfort associated with everyday and occupational stresses, muscular over-use and many chronic pain conditions. If employed early enough after accidents involving trauma and injury, soft tissue therapy can greatly reduce the…

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