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Massage research-massage and chronic pain

Scientific research is showing the benefits of massage therapy on chronic pain. Take a look at this research conducted, showing mindfulness and massage therapy benefits. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1525-1497.2005.0247.x/full   According to the research, “In conclusion, MBSR and massage appear promising for the treatment of chronic musculoskeletal pain READ MORE…

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Research about massage and fibromyalgia

Read this research study on massage and fibromyalgia. “http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3018656/ This study demonstrated that massage-myofascial release therapy reduces the sensitivity to pain at tender points in patients with fibromyalgia, improving their pain perception. Release of fascial restrictions in these patients also reduces anxiety levels and improves READ MORE…