Massage therapy can benefit your body by:
- Reducing or eliminating pain
- Improving joint mobility
- Improving circulation
- Improving lymphatic drainage
- Reducing muscular tension.
Massage therapy can be used for the treatment of both acute (recent) and chronic (long term) conditions. Massage can work with a wide variety of patients, of all ages, in the treatment of illness, injury rehabilitation and disability.
The following is a list of conditions for which massage therapy can be beneficial:
|Anxiety and depression||Asthma and Emphysema|
|Back, leg, and neck pain||Cancer symptoms|
|Carpal tunnel syndrome (repetitive strain)||Chronic Fatigue syndrome|
|Fractures and edema||Gastrointestinal disorders|
|Headaches||Inflammatory conditions such as arthritis and bursitis|
|Insomnia||Kyphosis and Scoliosis|
|Multiple sclerosis||Parkinson’s disease|
|Muscle tension and spasm||Palliative care|
|Post-surgical rehabilitation||Pregnancy and labour support|
|Sports injuries||Strains and sprains|
|Stress and stress related conditions||Stroke|
Massage Therapy can also be used as part of a preventative care program.
- sports training
- injury prevention
- ongoing stress management
- and more!
Massage can also be used during pregnancy.