Easing Your Pain With A Hands Free Segway

Mini Handsfree Hov SegwayIt’s been almost 3 months now since we’ve seen these hoverboard hands-free type of segways rolling around the Internet and in your neighborhoods. Most of which have been of celebrities or teenagers / college students. As a result using these devices has been seen as more of a the fun pastime as opposed to something that could be beneficial.

How could this hands free segway transport device be beneficial you may ask? Well, think of it this way. Let’s say you have a twisted ankle for some kind of pain in your leg from a severe injury. If you’re trained on the Segway, then using it to do minimal tasks around the home can be a really good idea. Well you’re not completely resting your leg, you’re not fully exerting it either. Which is excellent for the beginning stages of recovery.

If you are not trained on the mini Segway, then it might not be a great idea to start learning while you’re injured. The last thing you want to do is severely injure yourself just because you’re trying to learn how to maneuver this gadget.

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As opposed to leg pain many back pain sufferers see this as a beneficial tool as well. Although still in the preliminary testing stages, back pain sufferers see this as a great way to learn how to re stabilizer balance and retrain muscles that have not been used properly in quite some time. Their hypothesis could be wrong but it’s definitely worth a shot.

To get more information on these excellent transportation devices, take a look at a few of the videos and information links below.

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Acupressure Points & Their Effectiveness

Acupressure Points of the HandAnybody who has been to an acupuncturist has probably heard about the pressure points that are located throughout the human body. These points travel along with a call meridians different areas in your body which have somewhat of a cause and effect type of feeling. What I mean is this. If you were to pinch and area between your thumb and inside of your palm you could relieve the pain that you feel somewhere in the back of your neck. This is just an example and probably isn’t correct, however it is a good idea of what the concept is about.

When I first heard this from my acupuncturist I really didn’t think that it could be that beneficial to relieving my pain. Although not a long term solution, massaging or triggering your pressure points without the use of a needle can give you short term relief. Especially if you also avoid the activity that caused it for a brief period of time.

In my honest opinion, I truly believe that acupuncture will always be a much better treatment. Although this is a great way to quickly relieve any pain that might start to cause problems as your day continues.

To learn more information about how pressure points can cause release, then take a look at the resources from I research below.

How Acupressure Unblocks Meridians

Rolfing Anchorage Alaska: Why Is It So Popular?

Alaska Structural IntegrationIf you live in Alaska specifically Anchorage then you’ve probably heard of a healing technique that is referred to as rolfing. It seems as though alternative medicine as a whole is slowly growing up on the new generation. Less and less people are resorting to surgery to heal their problems in the beginning to understand the healing power of their own bodies.

Many blue collar working types suffer from long term chronic pain from their workplace. Although don’t be confused. Many office positions can cause and provoke long term chronic pain in your back as well. Some may develop neck stiffness and others may even develop migraines or other forms of discomfort. So it’s really hard to pinpoint exactly what type of profession can cause such long term damage.

There appears to be many more locations per capita for rolfing Anchorage AK then there is in other parts of the United States . Plus it just seems to be more of a trend all the way out in Alaska than in the rest of the country. Is Alaska more accepting of alternative healing practices? Or is it just that rolfing is one procedure which Alaska truly believes in and has had a lot of success from?

Either way we believe anybody who is open up to the possibilities that drug free and surgery free methods are effective. Can definitely find long term relief if they really work for it.

You can get even more info on structural integration and rolfers from these links.

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