Join Us at the Next MSR Course!

Hi, I’m Dr. Brian Abelson, developer of Motion Specific Release or MSR. I’d like to invite you to join me for one of our upcoming live, hands-on courses. I have been in clinical practice since 1992, and have received advanced training in dozens of...

Shin Splints – “Too Much, Too Soon”

“Too Much, Too Soon” may be a great title for a classic movie (Errol Flynn & Dorothy Malone, 1958), but it also describes the reason why most people experience the pain of shin splints.  In most cases this is due to increased tissue loading with not enough time...

Hamstring Injuries – Damn That Hurts!

Hamstring injuries are common problems that affect many people every year. Hamstring injuries are often associated with sports that require fast acceleration and deceleration such as running (intervals), football, soccer, hockey, tennis and rugby. Hamstring injuries...

Achilles Tendon Injuries – The Bane of Runners Everywhere!

The Achilles Tendon is the strongest and largest tendon in the body. In fact, it can withstand forces of up to 1,100 pounds of stress. The Achilles Tendon serves to transmit the force generated by the calf muscles to produce the push-off (plantar flexion) that is...

Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction (TMJD)

Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction (TMJD) affects millions of people each year. Although this is a commonly occurring condition, it is actually a very complex problem. Individuals suffering from TMJD may experience similar symptoms, and yet from individual to...