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Why Should I Receive A Massage?

Posted on September 4, 2016 at 12:35 AM Comments comments (0)

 Massage is considered to be among the oldest of all treatments used by man. Chinese records dating back three thousand years documented its use. The ancient Hindus, Persians, and Egyptians used forms of massage for some ailments, and Hippocrates wrote papers recommending the use of rubbing and friction for joint and circulatory problems.



 Today, massage is an ...

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Massage Therapy: Effects,Side Effects and Benefits

Posted on May 30, 2016 at 12:35 AM Comments comments (0)


Massage therapy is a natural and instinctive method by which minor aches and pains can be soothed away while bringing relief from muscle tension and fatigue. Although massage is not a magic cure-all, it is safe and beneficial for everyone from infants to the elderly, except when there are certain contraindications.

 

The effects of massage differ from one client to another depending on ...

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Sports Massage & Fitness.

Posted on May 6, 2016 at 5:35 PM Comments comments (0)


Athletic massage, also called sports massage, is the application of massage techniques that combine sound anatomical and physiological knowledge, and understanding of strength training and conditioning, and specific massage skills to enhance athletic performance. Sports massage enables athletes to attain their highest potential buy accelerating the body's natural restora...

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Heat or Ice ?

Posted on April 28, 2016 at 11:10 AM Comments comments (0)

 

 The normal body temperature is 98.6*F. Physiologically, the body strives to maintain this temperature.When heat or cold is applied to the body, certain physiological changes occur. The nature and extent of those changes depend on the temperature an...

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Massage Therapy During Pregnancy. Prenatal Massage.

Posted on April 15, 2016 at 11:25 AM Comments comments (0)

During pregnancy woman's body experiences many changes to accommodate for the gestation and delivery of the baby.The changes are both physical and hormonal. Physical changes include an enlarging abdomen and breasts and weight gain. Strain is increased on the lower back, hips, and...

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Different types of massage therapy.

Posted on April 10, 2016 at 12:40 AM Comments comments (1)

There are a variety of different styles, types and techniques of massage utilized by massage therapists. We've provided a description of some of the more popular and well known types of massage being used today.


 Deep Tissue Massage



 

Deep Tissue massage is designed to relieve severe tension in the muscle and the connective tis...

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Massage Therapy for the Pain of Osteoarthritis of the Knee

Posted on April 6, 2016 at 11:20 AM Comments comments (0)


Research supported by the National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM) showed that sixty minute sessions of Swedish massage once a week for those with osteoarthritis of the knee significantly reduced their pain. Each massage therapy session followed a specific protocol, including the nature of massage strokes. This is the latest published research study indicating the b...

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Standing balance exercise on the prevention of falls and hip fracture.

Posted on February 19, 2016 at 1:40 PM Comments comments (0)



To prevent hip fracture there are three methods: 1) falls prevention, 2) treatment of osteoporosis and 3) hip protectors.

The improvement of the osteoporosis of the proximal hip demands nutrition involved medication and mechanical stress. Unipedal standing captures the 2.75 times weight load to the femoral head. Unipedal standing ...

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Massage Therapy Relieves Chronic Shoulder Pain.

Posted on February 18, 2016 at 9:30 AM Comments comments (0)


Shoulder pain is a common problem.

 The shoulder muscles are often strained during weightlifting, bowling, golf, and other sports or in repetitive work practices that causes the muscles to be held tight and tense for long periods.

 Shoulder pain can stem from one or more of the following causes:

Strains from overexertion

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Regular massage therapy to treat and prevent occupational overuse syndrome (oos)

Posted on February 17, 2016 at 9:10 AM Comments comments (0)


The best way to treat an injury is to prevent it.

 

Occupational overuse syndrome is an umbrella term for a range of conditions which cause discomfort or persistent pain in muscles, joints, tendons, nerves and soft tissues. These conditions develop as the result of a numb...

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