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Computer After-Effects

Computer After-Effects

After 30 years of doing computer work, I have a lot of issues that plague me: Tight neck, shoulders at different heights, hips at different heights and arms that rotate inward. In my first Rolfing session, my forearms got worked on for about 15 minutes on each

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Staying Fit

Staying Fit

I am a 52 year old hobbyist athlete who likes to stay active. Unfortunately, I had a really tight hip flexor on my right side that prevented me from doing deep squats and was causing me to compensate, creating other issues. I had been dealing with this

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Leon Fleisher

Leon Fleisher

In 1964, Leon Fleisher was forced to give up performing having been stricken by a mysterious ailment that caused the fourth and fifth fingers of his right hand to curl under when he played. Three decades later he was finally diagnosed with a neuromuscular movement disorder known

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Story of an Athlete

Story of an Athlete

I started getting Rolfed after I had a shoulder injury from pitching.  Not only did Rolfing erase my shoulder pain and give me wider range of motion, but now I am breathing better, have better posture, and I’m more aware of how my body moves.  The impact

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