Month: December 2020

Levator Scapulae Pain

Levator Scapulae Pain

The levator scapulae is a muscle of the upper neck and back. It extends from just below the head to attach to the scapula, a triangular bone in the upper back. Levator Scapulae are twin muscles running on either side of the neck. The function of levator scapulae is to elevate and retract the scapula, … Continue reading Levator Scapulae Pain

7 Best Rotator Cuff Pain Stretches

7 Best Rotator Cuff Pain Stretches

The rotator cuff consists of a group of four muscles that surround the shoulder joint, and are responsible for rotating and lifting the arm. These muscles originate in the shoulder blade or scapula and attach to the head of the humerus, and play a critical role in stabilizing the shoulder joint. The rotator cuff pain … Continue reading 7 Best Rotator Cuff Pain Stretches

Top 7 Balance Exercises

Top 7 Balance Exercises

Good balance is a necessity. Without it, you can not do simple daily tasks like walking. Improved balance makes movement function good, increases body awareness, and improves your capability to do a variety of workouts smoothly. Balance is of two types-Static and Dynamic. Static balance is the ability to maintain postural stability in fixed body … Continue reading Top 7 Balance Exercises

Test your balance at home

Test your balance at home

Balance is an essential but most overlooked skill that is a must for basic everyday tasks. Eyes, semicircular canals in inner ears, and proprioceptors in the foot help to retain our balance. These three sensory contributors work harmoniously to maintain the balance of our body. Visual cues from our eyes give us information about where … Continue reading Test your balance at home

Top 5 Vertigo Exercises

Top 5 Vertigo Exercises

Vertigo is an abnormal sensation of motion. It is a symptom and not a condition. It feels like that the person experiencing it or everything around them is spinning, which affects their balance. The spinning sensation may cause nausea and vomiting. Vertigo usually results from inner ear disorders like BPPV, Labyrinthitis, Vestibular neuronitis, and Meniere's … Continue reading Top 5 Vertigo Exercises