Massage and Arthritis

By Susan Bernstein The health benefits of massage are varied, but can it ease the pain of arthritis? Find out what’s proven to work best,… Read More

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Massage & Chronic Tension Headaches

Massage Therapy and Frequency of Chronic Tension Headaches Authors:  Christopher Quinn, DC, Clint Chandler, BS, and Albert Moraska, PhD This article has been cited by… Read More

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Massage & Tension Headache

Simple Massage Relieves Chronic Tension Headache July 11, 2010 Source: University of Granada Summary: Researchers in Spain have shown that the psychological and physiological state… Read More

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Massage & Insomnia

Insomnia, Serotonin and Massage August 19th, 2005 Author: Nicole Cutler L.Ac. Insomnia is associated with a lack of serotonin. Massage increases serotonin levels. Read about… Read More

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Massage & Sad

Can Massage Help Relieve the Symptoms of Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)? April 29, 2009 Author: Karen Randolph Author Information: Massage Therapist and Freelance Writer Source:… Read More

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Dealing with SAD

SAD? 5 Proven Ways to Deal with Seasonal Affective Disorder Nov. 8, 2014 Author: Markham Heid Source: Prevention As many as one in six people… Read More

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Concussion Treatment

Concussions and Massage Therapy as Rehab CTV News article Different Concussion Symptoms, Different Therapists At York University in Toronto, the sport injury clinic provides a… Read More

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Benefits of Using Massage Therapy to Treat TMJ

A brief review of an article published in the International Journal of Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork. By Massage Therapy Foundation Contributor Contributed by Sandra K. Anderson,… Read More

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Research Briefs on Massage Benefits

Research Briefs on the Benefits of Massage Prepared by Sadok Derbel, RMT December 2009 Stress includes physiological and psychological components. Physical symptoms of stress response… Read More

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Stress