Dictionary of Muscle Terminology

Athlete’s Choice Massage has one of the web’s most comprehensive computer dictionaries. More than just a glossary, each term page goes into further detail with insights, real world examples and great related resources.

  • Arthritis

What is Arthritis?

Arthritis is a condition which affects the joints. It is characterised by painful inflammation and stiffness in the joints, and tends to get progressively worse with age.

  • chiropractic adjustment

What is a Chiropractic Adjustment?

Chiropractic adjustment, sometimes called spinal manipulation, refers to a method where a licensed chiropractor uses their hands or specialized instruments to apply thrusts or force to injured or dysfunctional spinal joints.