The body has fascia, which is connective tissue. It is located throughout the body and encompasses muscles and organs. The fascia that surrounds muscle is called myofascial tissue.  

This tissue can get tight to the point where nodules, or knots, can be felt. These...

One effective way to treat trigger points is with dry needling. This method inserts a dry filament needle, meaning no fluid is injected into the area, into a trigger point. This causes a local twitch response, releases chemicals, and decreases muscle fiber tension. The...

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