Definition of Hellerwork in English:


Syllabification: Hel·ler·work
Pronunciation: /ˈhelərˌwərk


  • A system involving deep tissue massage and exercise, designed to help correct posture, improve mobility, relieve pain, etc..
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    • The form of tissue Hellerwork primarily focuses on is the fascia - the plastic-like tissue that wraps all muscles.
    • Not to be outdone, Saturday's Guardian had a 20-page article on ‘Extreme Wellbeing’, featuring a range of expensive and dubious therapies such as Hellerwork and kinesiology.
    • Another school of structural integration is Hellerwork, which will not only align and integrate your body parts, it will do the same for your mind and soul.


1980s: after Joseph Heller (1940–), its inventor.

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