Category Archives: Massage

Is massage good for my type of pain?

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Is massage good for my type of pain? “Is massage good for _____ pain?” Fill in the blank with “shoulder, knee, elbow, wrist, arthritis, fibromyalgia,” or pretty much anything else, and the answer remains the same: Probably, yes! How can I make such a bold statement? Because the effectiveness of massage isn’t based on my […]

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What is a deep tissue massage?

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What is a deep tissue massage? “What is a ‘deep tissue massage,’ anyway?” I advertise myself as a deep tissue therapist, but I’ve got to admit that this is a hard question to answer. For some people, it means massage using lots of pressure. While I can offer that, it’s not what defines my strategy. […]

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How often should you get massage?

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How often should you get massage? Here’s a frequently asked question: How often should you get massage? The simplest answer is, “as often as your budget allows.” Any massage is better than no massage, but is “once in a while” enough? If you don’t have any specific goals in mind, absolutely. A monthly massage can […]

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What is a “slipped disc,” and can massage help?

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What is a “slipped disc,” and can massage help? So you’ve been told you that you have a slipped disc in your back or neck. What is it, and what can you do about it? Can massage help with the pain? “Slipped disc” is a bit of a misnomer. The shock-absorbing discs between your vertebrae […]

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Benefits of a Massage Therapy

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Many people consider massage as something that only people with money or time on their hands would indulge into. Let’s face it, most commercials tout massage as a luxury item to add to your bucket list when you are on vacation or someone offer you a gift certificate for a special occasion such as holiday […]

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