Points of Relief Blog
Collaborating closely with our fellow manufacturers, industry associations, and clinical educators, the Points of Relief Blog delivers clinical insights, emerging trends, and best practices with the ultimate goal of helping you and your patients move “pain-free” and perform better.
A Topical Secret Mission that is Disrupting the Pain Relief Industry
In 2017, the owners of Troy Healthcare set out on a top-secret mission to develop the best topical pain relief solution for hands-on healthcare professionals (and their patients). They determined through the counsel of industry leading bodywork technicians that the ‘topical’ needed to perform well with the therapist’s hands and... VIEW FULL ARTICLE
3 Essential Tools for Managing Cerviogenic Headaches
Almost every manual therapist agrees that spinal manipulation is essential for managing Cervicogenic Headaches (CGH). However, the successful long-term resolution of CGH patients often requires a multifaceted approach that includes more than isolated SMT. So here are three ancillary tools to help you assess and manage this problem more... VIEW FULL ARTICLE
Homeopathics for Headaches
Homeopathic medicine, the longest established alternative medicine to come out of Europe, was created in 1796 by Samuel Hahnemann. These remedies are unique because they have specific characteristics that each can treat.
Belladonna one of my favorites, especially for headaches. It is also a great children's remedy, which I use... VIEW FULL ARTICLE
Minimizing The Fiscal & Physical Impact of Migraines
Migraine headaches continue to be one of the most complex conditions to manage. Although the first diagnosis was nearly a century ago, as recently as 2021 researchers called medical treatments for the condition “predominantly ineffective” in preventing attacks or decreasing intensity and frequency. They also noted that patients tended... VIEW FULL ARTICLE