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5 Resolutions You Can Keep

<i>To Your Health</i><br>January, 2018 (Vol. 12, Issue 01)<p>Every December, millions of people craft lists of New Year's resolutions for the coming year. And …

Physiotherapy

Efficacy matters to B.C.’s well-trained RMTs

<i>(This story is sponsored by the Registered Massage Therapists’ Association of B.C.)</i>With the holiday season behind us, the New Year has us all being a …

Mental Health

See U at the San Diego Pain Summit! 👋

<b>San Diego Pain Summit</b> <b><br>Feb. 10 - 11, 2018</b><p>Look forward to seeing some old friends in a few weeks at the San Diego Pain Summit. This will be the fourth …

Physiotherapy

Have you heard? AMTA is promoting you on the radio!

AMTA Launches Nationwide Radio Promotion of Massage & AMTA MembersIn honor of our 75th read more...

Physiotherapy

Study finds inadequate sleep may lead to depression, anxiety

Binghamton University professor of psychology Meredith Coles and former graduate student Jacob Nota assessed the timing and duration of sleep in …

Physiotherapy

For the Client with Migraine, Aromatherapy + Stones + Massage Can Effect a Miracle

In the U.S., migraine affects 39 million people; 18 percent of American women, 6 percent of men and 10 percent of children experience migraine, …

Physiotherapy

Ask Yourself This One Question and Change Your Life Forever

Did you ever dream about serving the world?<p>When was that day you woke up and felt it was time? Can you feel it or see it now? Did you decide to …

Physiotherapy

Creating a Happy Neck: A Massage Therapist’s Guide to Proper Neck Care

Massage therapy is a very physical career.<p>As such, it places you at risk of certain injuries, with some of the most common to this profession being …

Yoga

How to Protect Your Massage Business From Misconduct Allegations [Part Two: Guidelines for Schools, Spas and Therapists]

<b>This three-part report on sexual misconduct—and preventing it in one’s spa, clinic, practice or school—is authored by educator and author Ben E.</b> …

Physiotherapy

6 Different Types Of Massage & Their Health Benefits

Massages are a great example of a healthy self-care measure you always want and rarely get, because they're luxurious and kind of expensive. While …

Pain

Quit Hurting Yourself with Deep Tissue Massage

Massage therapists often use force, or additional pressure, to work deeply on clients.<p>Using an elbow to work deeper layers may achieve a result in …

Physiotherapy

Massage and Medications—When is Therapy Dangerous?

$52.00 members / $87.00 nonmembers 3.5 credit hours<p>Purchase Already purchased? Sign in to take this course »<p>Effects from many medications result from …

Pain

Stand Up Straight

<i>To Your Health</i><br>December, 2011 (Vol. 05, Issue 12)<p>I remember reading a quote in the <i>American Journal of Pain Management</i> that said "To live a long, …

Yoga

Healthy Eating Makes Kids Happier

<i>To Your Health</i><br>January, 2018 (Vol. 12, Issue 01)<p>A happy, healthy child – isn't that what every parent wants? Fortunately, there's a way to help …

Physiotherapy

Your Guide to Holiday Spa Marketing in 2018

With the start of 2018, you have an opportunity to begin the year fresh by creating your spa marketing plan in advance. A great way to gain new …

Physiotherapy

Your 3-Step Massage Marketing Guide for 2018

It’s that time again, when a new year emerges, fresh-faced and rich with possibility.<p>In a professional capacity, it’s also an opportunity to turn the …

Physiotherapy

Massage Therapy—Is It a Covered Medical Treatment or Not? | The Legal Intelligencer

There are those injured workers who seek to maintain activities of daily living through “passive modalities” such as massage therapy, ostensibly …

Law

Massage & Rheumatoid Arthritis | Massage Therapy Journal

That massage therapy can be effective in helping relieve pain is fairly well-established. Knowing this opens up a great deal of opportunity for …

Pain

The Intersection of Health, Wellness and Fitness

As we wrap up 2017 and begin to think about our New Year’s resolutions, many of us begin thinking about where we are in our health and fitness …

Fitness

Acumo Massage Ball with Heat and Vibration

• Temperature control and a comfortable design to hold and massage clients.<br>• Heat provides a comfortable temp around 113ºF and stay hot up to 90 min on a …

Physiotherapy

You Asked: Do Massages Have Real Health Benefits?

Go looking for proof that a massage will improve your health, and you’ll have no trouble finding research to back you up. From easing muscle soreness …

Physiotherapy

Quadratus lumborum pain: Symptoms and causes

• Symptoms<br>• Causes<br>• Treatment<br>• Stretches<br>• Prevention<br>• Outlook<p>Quadratus lumborum pain involves discomfort in the muscle that is located deep in the lower back on …

Pain

Aerobic Exercise Is Good for OCD

<i>To Your Health</i><br>January, 2018 (Vol. 12, Issue 01)<p>Obsessive compulsive disorder is a frustrating condition for both those who suffer from OCD and those …

Physiotherapy

This Is Why Every Athlete Needs A Sports Massage

By Author: <b>Michael Devine</b><br>Total Articles: <b>11</b><p>Your performance as an athlete greatly improves when you are in a perfect shape and sports massage in Perth …

Exercise

DOH urged to go easy on massage therapists on licensing

The Department of Health (DOH) should ease its requirements on massage therapy and suspend its “no license, no massage” administrative order to give …

Philippines

The Massage Therapist’s Guide to Volunteering in 2018

Many organizations seek volunteer massage therapists—and although pay doesn’t come in the form of money, rewards <i>do</i> come in the form of new …

Physiotherapy

See what' driving muscle spasm - release the brake 👋

<b>Pre-Purchase "Art of MAT"<br>Home Study Program for Big Savings!</b><p><b>Click HERE for information and sneak preview video</b>.<p><b>This long awaited 16-CE home-study</b> …

Physiotherapy

Feel the benefits of massage in Saskatoon location

• Andrea Ledding | December 31, 2017<p>Marilyn Osecap has opened a massage franchise in Saskatoon that is already building an excellent reputation via …

Aboriginal Canadians

Hip flexor exercises: Stretches to strengthen

• What are hip flexors?<br>• Stretches<br>• Strengthening exercises<br>• Risks of tight hip flexors<br>• Takeaway<p>People who sit for extended periods of time are at a high risk …

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