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Knee Pain

The REAL Reason Your Knee Pain Isnt’ Going Away

Intro: Do you have Stubborn pain at the bottom of the knee cap that won't go away? You've foam rolled out your quads. You've stretched your hip flexors. Or you've smashed out some Glute activation drills only for your dreaded knee pain to linger. It's time to fix your knee pain for good. It's time to look below your knee. [caption id="attachment_6464" align="alignright" width="260"]

Big Toe and your Sore Back

Why Your Stiff Big Toe is Connected to Your Sore Back.

Intro: Is your Big Toe working as well as it could/should? If you wear rigid shoes such as steel capped boots, or thongs, odds are they/it isn’t. Heavy squats with your feet externally rotated and knee valgus (inwards) collapse through the knee also lead to big toe dysfunction (and pain). Another tell tale sign your sore back might be coming from your big

Tight Hip Flexors: The Root of all Evil?

Tight Hip Flexors and Back Pain Tight hip flexors can seem like they are holding you back in your lifts, but not the way you think. We all have “tight” hip flexors in this day and age. Partly because you spend all day sitting at a desk. Partly because you think a good core work out revolves around ab crunches, reverse crunches or