Category: Quality of Life

Feb 24

Fibromyalgia Symptoms Improve After Myofascial Release Massage

Myofascial Release Massage is a safe, gentle, hands-on technique of stretching that treats the myofascial tissue system (tough membranes that wrap, connect and support your muscles) which can become restricted because of overuse, inactivity, trauma, or infection, often resulting in pain and muscle tension. The myofascial generally acts as a shock absorber creating tissue spaces …

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Dec 12

Massage Using Eucalyptus Beneficial for Joint Pain and Quality of Life

Knee pain is a common complaint that affects people of all ages. Knee pain may be the result of an injury, such as a ruptured ligament or torn cartilage. Medical conditions — including arthritis, gout and infections — also can cause knee pain. Many types of minor knee pain respond well to self-care measures. Physical …

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Sep 11

Aromatherapy Massage Help Women with Breast Cancer

Aromatherapy massage combines the physical and emotional effects of gentle massage with the psychotherapeutic properties of essential oils. Theses massages are used most often in aromatherapy massage: Swedish, lymphatic, neuromuscular, acupressure or reflexology massages. During the massage, the skin is warmed and the blood drawn to the surface, increasing circulation and encouraging the elimination of …

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