Monthly Archives: September 2016

Benefits of Massage Therapy for Relieving Sciatic Pain

Have you experienced shooting pain that seems to start in your back and travels down your leg to your foot? This often excruciating pain may actually be sciatica, a symptom of irritation or compression of the sciatic nerve. Massage therapy has long been used to effectively alleviate and prevent sciatic pain and discomfort. What is [...]

Benefits of Massage Therapy for Relieving Sciatic Pain2017-05-10T21:50:42-05:00

Benefits of a Facial Massage

by PATTI KELLY Last Updated: Jan 22, 2014 Overview The face is full of nerves and pleasure points, so it makes sense that a facial massage is a desirable form of pampering. Give yourself a facial massage or visit a professional. Whether you are looking for a quick midday pick-me-up or a soothing escape, the [...]

Benefits of a Facial Massage2017-05-10T21:52:03-05:00

Benefits Of Massage For Athletes

By KERRIE ANN FREY Professional athletes and their coaches have sworn by massage therapy for years, going so far as to keep massage therapists on the payroll indefinitely. Until recently, there hasn’t been conclusive evidence that massage really does have a positive effect on athletes. However, thanks to new studies and some backing by reputable [...]

Benefits Of Massage For Athletes2017-05-10T21:50:18-05:00

Yoga, Acupuncture, Massage Therapy Help In Relieving Chronic Pain, Study Finds

BY MARY PASCALINE ON 09/02/16 AT 1:39 AM At least 40 million Americans suffer from chronic pain. Pain relief pills can help to a certain extent but primary care providers in the U.S. are wary of prescribing large doses of painkillers as it may lead to addiction. A study found that yoga, acupuncture, massage therapy [...]

Yoga, Acupuncture, Massage Therapy Help In Relieving Chronic Pain, Study Finds2017-05-10T21:51:24-05:00

New Research Analysis Indicates Massage Therapy Shows Promise for Pain & Anxiety in Cancer Patients

EVANSTON, Ill., Aug. 17, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Based on the evidence, massage therapy shows promise for reducing pain intensity/severity, fatigue, and anxiety in cancer populations compared to the active comparators evaluated in a new systematic review.  This is the conclusion of a collaborative meta-analysis of research on massage therapy for pain conducted by Samueli Institute [...]

New Research Analysis Indicates Massage Therapy Shows Promise for Pain & Anxiety in Cancer Patients2017-05-10T21:56:01-05:00
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