Tag: capitis

Musculoskeletal Illustrations

I recently started adding some new illustrations of muscles into my blog posts. Years ago, started illustrating because I wanted to support my manuals with illustrations that struck a balance between simple and clear. I studiedContinue reading

Understanding Trigger Points – Pain, burning and tingling in the back of the head

Client’s Description When the trigger point is mild, people complain of a headache and run their hand up and down the back of their head on one side. They often complain of a bigger areaContinue reading

Understanding Trigger Points – Pain In The Base Of The Head With Earache

Clinical experience reveals that pain at the base of the head with ear ache is usually caused by two other trigger points. By lifting our chin out to, for instance, study a computer screen, theContinue reading

Understanding Trigger Points – Headache Spot Just Above The Temple

Client’s Description People complain of pain in their temple(s) but touch the spot just above the temple. It takes a little investigative work to nail the right trigger point. At times this occurs by itself.Continue reading

Understanding Trigger Points- Headache All Over Or In A Band Around The Head

Client’s Description When this headache is very active, people wave their hands around their head and say that they have a headache all over.  Sometimes, when I ask, the details tell me that it isContinue reading

Understanding Trigger Points – Headache on the Top of Your Head

Client’s Description Clients come in and touch the top of their head saying, “I have a headache on the top of my head.” They almost always lean forward with their chin up and turned to oneContinue reading