Category: Diabetes

Jan 16

Hot Stone Massage Useful in Promoting Health and Wellness

Hot stone massage is an age-old healing therapy with history dating back to ancient Egyptians. The Native American culture has long used hot stones during “sweat lodge” ceremonies as a way to facilitate cleansing both the physical body and spirit. In Hawaii, hot molten lava rocks called pohaku are used. A type of hot stone …

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Sep 21

Massage Therapy Treating People with Dementia

Massage is a “hands on” treatment in which a therapist manipulates muscles and other soft tissues of the body to improve health and well-being. Varieties of massage range from gentle stroking and kneading of muscles and other soft tissues to deeper manual techniques. Massage has been practiced as a healing therapy for centuries in nearly …

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