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What Is Acupressure?

What Is Acupressure?

Acupressure is traditionally used in Chinese traditional medicine and targets certain pressure points called “acupoints.” The person performing the acupressure may use their fingers and hands to apply firm pressure to the acupoint. There should not be pain experienced...

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Pressure Point Series: Hand Massage

Pressure Point Series: Hand Massage

There are thought to be many pressure points throughout the body. One area of particular importance is the hand. There are many sensitive areas of the hand as well as particular points that are considered to relate to other regions of the body. When these points are...

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What is Lymph Massage?

What is Lymph Massage?

Lymph massage is a special type of massage that assists the lymphatic system of the body. The lymphatic system is responsible for eliminating toxins and other substances from the body as well as providing the correct flow of fluids within the body. Our lymphatic...

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Massage Therapy Jobs  – What Are Your Options?

Massage Therapy Jobs – What Are Your Options?

As a Massage Therapist, there are many options for employment and lifestyle. We will discuss possibilities here, but this is not an exhaustive list. The options are endless! Massage Therapy Jobs Private Practice Massage Therapists may choose to open their own private...

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How Our Online Program Works and Why Online Learning Might Be Right for You

How Our Online Program Works and Why Online Learning Might Be Right for You

Our online massage therapy program allows you the flexibility of learning when and where you want while also providing hands-on training. Hear how our online program works as well as some study tips for learning at home! Read our course catalog here. 

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How You Can Benefit From Different Types of Massage

How You Can Benefit From Different Types of Massage

Different massage techniques offer various benefits for clients: some are looking for a relaxing massage, while others need a specific technique to treat a particular problem. Ashley explains which massage therapy techniques and what massage benefits are best for...

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