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Life in Touch

By Lisa Lane

Common Shoulder Pains

CHARLOTTE - Each day this week I have seen at least two to three people that have a shoulder issue. One client had a...

Connecting With Your Massage Therapist

CHARLOTTE - I can't emphasize enough how important it is to have a connection with your therapist. What is the connection? When I make...

Massage, A Connection

CHARLOTTE - I know we've talked about massage and trauma, massage and injuries, but how about what some might call the 'wooo' side of...

Massage and Injuries

CHARLOTTE, NC - Another form of trauma is an injury. When you fall and break a wrist or sprain your ankle, your body is...

Trauma and Massage

Charlotte, NC - How is massage used to help victims of trauma deal with the traumatic events of their lives? First, let's talk about...

Touch is Essential

Charlotte, NC - It's interesting to me to see that the massage therapists I know are very busy during this pandemic. We are all...

What Pressure is Good Pressure for a Massage?

CHARLOTTE, NC - This came up this week, so I thought I'd share it with you. What is the right pressure for a massage?...

What’s Causing Tingling in My Jaw?

Charlotte, NC - In the past few weeks I've felt some tingling in my jaw and the side of my neck. Definitely an odd...

Massage and Your Core Muscles

CHARLOTTE, NC - How do we incorporate massage in our core muscular health?  It's easy, kind of. Personally, the first modality that comes to...

The Trapezius Muscles

CHARLOTTE, NC - The last of the core muscles are your trapezius muscles. Although it's considered an upper body muscle, not necessarily a back...

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News You Can Use: Medical Professionals Weigh In On The Flu Shot

CHARLOTTE - What is the flu shot, and why do I need it? “The flu vaccine causes antibodies to develop in the body about two...

ECHO Training Offers Firearms Training For All Ages And Skill Levels

CHARLOTTE - ECHO Training, owned and operated by Michael Pegram, offers a wide variety of firearms training and safety classes for all ages and...

2020 Summer Mint Hill Arts Show Winners

MINT HILL, NC - Mint Hill Arts recently held their Annual Summer Novant Art Show.  Sponsored by Novant Health (Mint Hill Medical Center), the...

Local Second-Grader Supports Levine Children’s NICU through Art

MINT HILL, NC - Three years ago, Vanessa Birch, mom to then-five-year-old Hazel, was confronted with a problem familiar to all parents of preschoolers:...

Fall Splendor – Raleigh’s Juniper Level Botanic Garden opens two Weekends in September

RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA – Juniper Level Botanic Garden, a $7.5 million gift to North Carolina State University, will open two weekends in September for...