Tag: Massage Therapy

The spa industry in the US has maintained steady growth for almost a decade. Based on a recent study from the ISPA Foundation, the total revenue of the industry exceeded the $18 billion mark in 2018. It showed a 4.7…

Many women know that massage therapy helps reduce pain and improve relaxation. But you may not be aware that massage for women also provides relief for a multitude of specific health issues. Massage therapy is has been shown to improve…

While they may both hold your comfort and wellness literally in their hands, a massage therapist and a chiropractor don’t have as much in common as you might think. Learning the difference between the two can help you find the…

Depression is a serious illness with equally serious repercussions for patients and their families. Sixteen million adults in the United States experienced at least one major depressive episode in 2015 alone, according to the National Institute of Mental Health. Find out how complementary…

With an estimated 50 to 70 million Americans living with some type of sleep disturbance, it’s no wonder there’s an increased cultural focus on better sleep. Insomnia isn’t the only cause of lost sleep; everything from chronic pain to difficulties…

With just over 18% of the population experiencing anxiety, and stress feeling like an unavoidable aspect of modern life, Americans are suffering from a record-breaking rise in anxiety disorders. Find out how massage therapy can help you reduce stress levels and make…

Pain from burn scars comes in many forms, and it can have a serious effect on your quality of life. Find out why massage therapy is recommended for many patients with burn scars, and how it can aid in your…

The excruciating pain of sciatica, which radiates through the entire path of the sciatic nerve, can be debilitating. While the condition sometimes resolves with treatment, it can be quite severe and resistant to treatment for many people. Could massage therapy…

For many patients battling cancer, pain is one of the most pressing concerns. Up to 90% of cancer patients report sensations of pain stemming from their diagnosis, and relief isn’t always easy to find. Could massage therapy be the answer?…

It’s no surprise that a diagnosis, followed by the difficult and sometimes debilitating treatment process, can cause significant anxiety in cancer patients. The entire experience can be a painful one, fraught with fear and a sense of overwhelming dread. Can…