Animals

BODY STRESS RELEASEAND ANIMALS – While the focus of BSR is on improving the health of humans, some BSR practitioners have at times assisted their client’s pets. Animals may also become subject to body stress from accidents, falls and jumping. Sometimes animals may also have underlying structural issues (such as …

Babies and Children

BSR AND BABIES AND CHILDREN – Often children are labelled as naughty, disruptive, dreamers or slow learners when in fact often screaming babies, toddlers with growing pains, attention disorders, restless behaviour or bed wetting might actually be suffering from body stress. A common sign that a baby has body stress …

Pregnancy

Preparing to bring a child into the world can be stressful, as your body undergoes changes and your stomach expands to accommodate the baby it’s essential to keep the lower back free of body stress. Pressure in the lower back may cause tension of the ligaments connecting the uterus to …

Legs and Feet

BSR AND LEGS AND FEET – The nerve supply to the legs and feet originate from the spinal nerves of the lower back, so compression of the lower spinal vertebra can manifest in numbing or pain in the hip, knee, leg or foot. THE HIP JOINT The ball-shaped structure at …

Arms and Hands

BSR AND THE ARMS AND HANDS – The nerve supply to the arms and hands originate from the spinal nerves in the neck, so when pain and stiffness is apparent in the arms or hands quite often one finds body stress in the neck area which is causing compression on these …

Neck Tension

BSR AND THE NECK – The neck may become stressed as a result of jarring or jerking the neck in a fall or in whiplash, or by working or reading with the head tilted downwards for long periods of time; or even twisting the neck at odd angles. Furthermore, emotional stress …

Middle Back

BSR and The Mid And Upper Back – The chest and back areas may be strained by working in a hunched or twisted posture, e.g. bending over a sewing machine, doing woodwork, etc. Body stress may be caused by lifting heavy objects or by holding something up for a long …

Lower Back

BSR and the Lower Back -The jarring effect of accidents and falls may cause body stress to become locked into the lower back. Also, poor posture, heavy or incorrect lifting or bending or repetitive exercises may strain ligaments and muscles and result in stress becoming stored in the structures. Irritation …

Effects – Case Studies

Case Studies – Effects of Body Stress We often take the body’s wisdom for granted, not giving any thought to how it performs its daily miracles. In order to understand the effects of body stress, it’s critical to appreciate that the body functions by sending and receiving complex information through …