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Massage Therapy - Enhancing your Health with Therapeutic Massage
excerpts from a pamphlet from the American Massage Therapy Association
Whether seeking relief for a medical condition, searching for a method to help deal with the stresses of daily life or wanting to maintain good health, more and more Americans are turning to therapeutic massage.
Massage doesn't just feel good. Research shows it reduces the heart rate, lowers blood pressure, increases blood circulation and lymph flow, relaxes muscles, improves range of motion, and increases endorphins, the body's natural painkillers. Therapeutic massage enhances medical treatment and helps people feel less anxious and stressed, relaxed yet more alert.
A writer for the Chicago Tribune stated, "Massage is to the human body what a tune-up is for a car." Therapeutic massage can be a part of your regular healthcare maintenance.
The consumer demand for massage therapy is fed by the health and fitness movement as well as America's growing emphasis on wellness and alternative care. Both the demand and the healthcare profession's response are overwhelming.
There is also a growing trend of offering therapeutic massage in the workplace. Your employer may be among those who have learned that massage isn't just a perk, but actually increases employee productivity and morale, and reduces absenteeism.
"Massage therapy has clearly been shown to be very beneficial, particularly
in areas where conventional medicine has not been as successful, including
chronic arthritis, musculoskeletal syndromes and chronic headache , among
---Renslow Sherer, M.D. Director of the Cook County Hospital HIV Primary Care Center, Chicago.
Therapeutic Massage Prices
|Deep Tissue, Myofacial, Trigger Point, Neuromuscular||$40/75/110||30/60/90 min.|
|Manual Lymphatic Drainage||$75||60 min.|
|Raindrop Technique||$65||45 min.|
|Warm Paraffin/scrub Hand Treatment||Hand Treatment $8||Feet $12 Both $15|
|Infant/Pediatric Massage Instruction for Parents||$99/hr|
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