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Temporomandibular joint syndrome (tmj syndrome)

TEMPOROMANDIBULAR JOINT SYNDROME (TMJ SYNDROME) :
ASSESSMENT AND TREATMENT

INTRODUCTION
The temporomandibular joint syndrome (TMJ syndrome) is a frequent misdiagnosed disorder because it is characterized by a variety of symptoms, many of which are also symptomatic of other conditions:

Headaches
Aching or stiff neck
Aching or stiff shoulders
Backaches
Earaches, ear fullness, ringing in the

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Assessment and treatment of shoulder pain

In the previous article “chronic myofascial pain and dysfunction: break the pain cycle!” we have investigated the pathophysiological mechanisms leading to a chronic myofascial pain syndrome.  Our goal is now to explain how we can assess and treat common myofascial shoulder pains. The shoulder joint affords a wonderful range of motion at the expense

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Chi Nei Tsang Healing Harmony

toksen healing harmony

At Pakua Integrative Health Clinic our Chronic Pain Management, Detox and Stress Relief programs focus on different  therapeutic bodywork modalities. Chi Nei Tsang Healing Harmony is one of them and it combines the ancient Chinese chi energy healing Chi Nei Tsang abdominal treatment with the traditional Thai Lanna Tok Sen.

Energy Lines
In all

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Assessment and Treatment of Lower Back Pain

pain

In the previous article “chronic myofascial pain and dysfunction: break the pain cycle!” we have investigated the pathophysiological mechanisms leading to a chronic myofascial pain syndrome.  Our goal is now to explain how we can assess and treat common myofascial pains.

An estimated 80% of the adult population experience lower back pain at some

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Detoxification Recommendations

by Dr. Jabu Munalula, MD, Integrative Medicine

At Tao Garden we offer a comprehensive detoxification program as part of an integrated approach to healing.  The following are some helpful hints to support your detoxification program during your stay at Tao Garden.

Start your day with a refreshing glass of warm water mixed with a

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Break the Pain Cycle!

pain

When we think of pain, it is usually in connection with injury, accident or some kind of  physical trauma. These are acute conditions that require a medical diagnosis and treatment.     There are other pains which have a gradual onset (chronic) and develop because of our inefficient ways of standing and moving in the gravity.

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Water in Tao Garden Chiang Mai Thailand

One of the primary elements of Master Chia’s philosophy on health is “good water”. Water was also one of the most crucial factors he considered when deciding where to build Tao Garden. After an extensive search, he discovered a place which had good clean air and an ample supply of fresh clean water.

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How does Therapeutic Bodywork work?

Darkfield Live Blood Analysis

Neuromyofascial model of human body
In manual therapies an immediate “melting” response of the tissues is often felt under the hands of the practitioner.
How can we explain this “tissue release” ?
Many bodywork modalities focus their treatment on the fascial tissues.            Fascia is a matrix of soft tissue connective tissues     surrounding and protecting

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