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By Lisa Lane

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...

The Quadratus Lumborum

CHARLOTTE, NC - The quadratus lumborum (we'll refer to it as the QL) is extremely important when we talk about our core muscles. This...

More Core Muscles

CHARLOTTE, NC - Next, we are looking at the erector spinae muscles and how they pertain to your core. These muscles are located on...

Knowing Your Core Muscles-Lats

Bear with me as we talk about the core back muscles. Trust me that it will all come together within the next few weeks....

Core Muscles Defined: Internal & External Obliques

We talked last week about the rectus abdominis muscles as they pertain to your core. This week our focus is the obliques. Take your...

Core Muscles Defined: Rectus Abdominis

Last week we talked a bit about how important your core is. If your core is weak, then essentially YOU are weak. This weakness...

Do You Have a Weak Core

I've made the discovery that my core is not as strong as it should be. What is your core, or your core muscle group...

When Running Hurts

Most people have had the last two months to get out into nature. In my neighborhood, I've seen people walking, running, and getting out...

How Will Massage Change After Co-Vid?

What will change and how things will change is the million-dollar question. Normally we could talk things through. I could give you several scenarios...

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Servant’s Heart Receives $175K COVID-19 Relief Grant

MINT HILL, NC - Servant’s Heart is thrilled to have received a $175K grant from Mecklenburg County to assist local families coping with the...