Massage Therapy

13 Calm-Down Techniques for the Frantic Massage Therapist

Are you running around in circles and can’t find your center, like a chicken with its head cut off?<p>Busy traffic? Late for work? Argument with a …

Physiotherapy

How to Protect Your Small Business From Natural Disaster

The second half-year of 2017 has seen more than its fair share of natural disasters.<p>For instance, on August 25, 2017, Hurricane Harvey hit the coast …

Physiotherapy

The associations between magnetic resonance imaging findings and low back pain: A 10-year longitudinal analysis

by Juichi Tonosu, Hiroyuki Oka, Akiro Higashikawa, Hiroshi Okazaki, Sakae Tanaka, Ko MatsudairaPurposeTo conduct a 10-year longitudinal analysis of …

Physiotherapy

Proactive Patient: Know What's in Your Medical Record

<i>To Your Health</i><br>November, 2016 (Vol. 10, Issue 11)<p>Having spent over 35 years in and around health care records, first as an intern, then as a doctor …

Health Care

In Paris, Life’s a Beach

We must give full credit to Anne Hidalgo, our socialist mayor, for the success of the Paris <i>plage</i>. Last year, Hidalgo regally decreed that the Georges …

France

Run the Boston Marathon with the Massage Therapy Foundation

If you’re a runner who has tackled a few marathons, the Massage Therapy Foundation (MTF) needs you on its team.<p>If running isn’t your thing, you can …

Marathons

Don’t Let Ego Influence Your Massage Therapy Practice « The Massage Therapist Development Centre

<b>“We can’t work with other people if we’ve put up walls. We can’t improve the world if we don’t understand it ourselves. We can’t take or receive</b> …

Physiotherapy

Sacroiliitis: Causes, symptoms, and treatment

Sacroiliitis is a painful condition where either one or both of the sacroiliac joints become inflamed. The sacroiliac joints are found where the …

Pain

Arthritis in hands: Symptoms, treatment, and home remedies

Many bones in the body, including those of the wrists and hands, are protected by cartilage. Cartilage can wear down over time. As a result, a person …

Pain

12 Best WordPress Themes for Massage Therapists

Find out how the 12 best WordPress premium themes for massage therapists can make your business more competitive and successful through better time …

Web Design

Apply for a $5,000 Massage Student Scholarship by Nov. 15

$5,000 Bob King AMTA Massage Therapy Student Scholarship<br>Apply by November 15AMTA is thrilled read more...

Physiotherapy

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Physiotherapy

Massage Warehouse Discount | AMTA Member Benefit — American Massage Therapy Association

Save up to 30% at Massage Warehouse every day, plus get FREE shipping on supply orders over $75 in November!<p>Only AMTA members receive an everyday …

Physiotherapy

10 Dream Jobs For Millennials Seeking Lower Stress And Good Pay

Doing what you love and getting paid what you need to live shouldn't be mutually exclusive.<p>With the student loan grace period ending this month, millions of Americans will take on the task of repaying what they have borrowed for school. Others may be gearing up for the (expensive) end-of-year rush, …

Careers

You Must Understand How to Teach Doctors about Touch & Autism

This article is written by two credentialed massage and craniosacral therapists who also happen to be mothers who had children diagnosed on the …

Autism

Is it time to regulate the massage therapy industry in Alberta?

'It's a bit of a wild west scenario here,' massage therapy professor says<p>Massage therapy can do more harm than good, a massage therapist says, which …

Physiotherapy

200 universities just launched 560 free online courses. Here’s the full list.

If you haven’t heard, universities around the world offering their courses online for free (or at-least partially free). These courses are …

MOOCs

Sh*t Massage Therapists Say

 Massage Therapists Say<p>A compilation of more than 50 examples of the bizarre nonsense spoken by massage therapists with delusions of medical …

Pain

Resist Anxiety With Exercise

<i>To Your Health</i><br>September, 2017 (Vol. 11, Issue 09)<p>Feeling worried, fearful or uneasy? That's anxiety in a nutshell. Anxiety can be a reaction to …

Physiotherapy

'I Got A Menstrual Massage—Here's What Happened'

"I must admit, I was skeptical."<p>I must admit, when I learned that a massage studio was offering a service called the Moon Cycle Massage for women with P.M.S. or on their periods, I was skeptical. My period makes me cranky enough as is, I thought, and a gimmicky massage—or something invasively …

Women's News

Massage Therapy for Pain Management

Why You Should Turn to Massage Therapy for Pain Management<p>According to the National Institutes of Health (NIH), pain affects more Americans than …

Pain

Massage Basics 101: Don't Get Rubbed the Wrong Way

Massage isn't just for folks who like to be pampered. Studies show it can ease stress, improve circulation, and boost immunity, in addition to …

Pain

Science says you need to get a massage

Spa Day should be every day!<p>It is crucial to get a massage as often as you can.<p>Here are some reasons why according to science:<p><b>1. It boosts the immune system.</b><p>No more worrying about flu season!<p>A massage can help fight off that common cold and improve your health overall.<p><b>2. It relieves …

Physiotherapy

How to get the most from massage therapy

Massage is a popular form of relaxation and therapy for the body and mind. There are a number of different kinds of massage and each one can help with a specific problem, or help you achieve a certain state.<p>Massage can be used as a therapy for:<p>Relaxation.<br>• To treat physical injury.<br>• As a treatment for …

Health

Rustic Yoga Retreats - Feathered Pipe Ranch Offers Yoga Retreats Suitable for Beginners and Experts (TrendHunter.com)

(TrendHunter.com) Those looking to get away for some deep relaxation while being surrounded by Mother Nature's glory should seek out the …

Qigong

7 reasons you should be getting more massages

Getting a massage is a pretty decadent thing to do. But did you know that there are actually tons of reasons to get more massages that have nothing …

Wellness

Costa Rica

Q & A on your trip to Pura Vida<p>When do I pay my balance?<p>Please call the reservations office to pay your balance on or before Oct. 19th. We accept …

Physiotherapy

Is massage good for you, or does it just feel nice?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Will a deep tissue massage really reduce aches and pains? Will a sauna clear up my cold? And will a foot reflexology session have a long-lasting effect on my overall health?<p>All common questions about various well-known spa modalities, but what are the scientifically based answers?<p>Recently …

Physiotherapy

10 Piriformis Stretches To Help You Get Rid Of Sciatica, Hip And Lower Back Pain

Hip and lower back pain can come as a result of an irritation of the sciatic nerve. This pain can spread downwards and can affect the limbs and the …

Yoga

Healing the Adrenal System: The Effectiveness of Massage Therapy

<b>Over the past few weeks, I’ve told you about the problems I have with my own adrenal system and neurotransmitter production.</b> Basically, I make way …

Wellness