Definition of Hellerwork in English:

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Hellerwork

Pronunciation: /ˈhɛləwəːk/

noun

[mass noun] trademark in the US
A system involving deep tissue massage and exercise, designed to help correct posture, improve mobility, relieve pain, etc.
Example sentences
  • 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.

Origin

1980s: named after Joseph Heller (born 1940), the US educator who developed it.

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