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About Simone Fortier

Simone Fortier is an International Manual Therapist and Speaker, Founder of Fascia Stretching Therapy, and Author of Gaining Control Over Pain. She is passionate about empowering others to free themselves from physical, emotional and psychological pain. Simone uses her strong intuitive sense to resolve old beliefs and behaviours that no longer serve the individual in living a vibrant, successful and pain free life.

Kids Who Get Injured – Parents Need to Read This

Hypermobility in a child can cause pain and ultimately joint replacement in later years. Hypermobility was first clinically described by Hippocrates in the 4th Century. He described Hypermobility as flabbiness and an inability to draw a bow due to unstable shoulders, elbows, and a weak core.   Childhood As a child do you remember either [...]

By | 2017-04-02T10:46:21+00:00 December 27th, 2015|Recent Posts|Comments Off on Kids Who Get Injured – Parents Need to Read This

Fascia Restrictions The Number One Reason For Decreased Range of Motion

Restrictions in Fascia is the primary cause of pain! Fascia has become fashionably in style. Historically really before 2009, it has been overlooked and dismissed by the established medical community.  Fascia no longer ignored. It is the integral part of the body that is everywhere, around cells, around bones, around organs, around muscle, nerves, and [...]

By | 2017-01-29T17:30:59+00:00 October 10th, 2015|Recent Posts|Comments Off on Fascia Restrictions The Number One Reason For Decreased Range of Motion

Double Jointedness Causes Pain- Hypermobility

How being “double jointed” or hypermobile can cause pain and lead to Injury.   Loose Ligaments or hypermobility might be the cause Double-jointedness is caused by a laxity in the joint where the ligament attaches to the bone. Lack of stability in the joint is a primary cause of pain and directly cause [...]

By | 2017-01-29T17:26:39+00:00 September 6th, 2015|Recent Posts|Comments Off on Double Jointedness Causes Pain- Hypermobility

Hypermobility can be dangerous to Children

Hypermobility in children is dangerous …… Causing pain and ultimately joint replacement in later years.   As a child do you remember either being clumsy or being called clumsy? Were you last to be picked to be on a team? Did you sit on the bench once you were chosen? Did you find it hard [...]

By | 2017-05-31T12:57:58+00:00 August 8th, 2015|Recent Posts|Comments Off on Hypermobility can be dangerous to Children

Myofascial Injections saved John F. Kennedy

Myofascial trigger points almost prevented John F. Kennedy from becoming President of the United States. What does this type of pain prevent in your life? Myofascial trigger points were a revelation in the 1930's. These Trigger Points are the cause of most muscular aches and pains. Dr. Janet Travell created a detailed identification of pain [...]

By | 2017-01-29T17:42:45+00:00 July 27th, 2015|Recent Posts|Comments Off on Myofascial Injections saved John F. Kennedy