Where does the pain come from?
Finding the root cause can be a challenge for even the most experienced professional. You, as the patient just want the pain to go away and it is counter intuitive to think that the cause is somewhere else other than where the pain is coming from.
Fascia is estimated to have a tensile strength of as much as 2000 pounds per square inch. This incredible strength supports your structure- it is why you are standing. (Your skin is only the protective covering) This can be a positive trait or a negative one; when it is not freely functioning or flowing, that much pressure feel can feel like a vice gripping down on your body, reducing range of motion and creating pain.
According to Mayo Clinic and Dr. Janet Travel (the first female doctor appointed to the White House after treating JFK’s back pain, see my blog page for more information)