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Circulatory Health Benefits of Massage Therapy

Circulatory Health Benefits of Massage Therapy

How Massage Therapy Can Benefit Circulatory Health There are many benefits of massage therapy for one’s circulatory health. The circulatory system is responsible for the flow of blood and lymph throughout the body. This system consists of the vital organs such as the...

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What To Tell Your Massage Therapist Before A Massage?

What To Tell Your Massage Therapist Before A Massage?

It is important to communicate with your massage therapist prior to the massage in order to ensure you are on the same page. The massage therapist may ask you questions prior, and you are encouraged to expand on the information or ask questions as well. Here are some...

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How Can Massage Therapy Relieve Tension?

How Can Massage Therapy Relieve Tension?

Tension is a common complaint. We can feel tension in various parts of our bodies and related to various reasons or sources of tension. Often, people feel tension in their neck, shoulders, jaw, low back and hips. This can be of differing degrees from a low-grade...

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Massage Therapy: Licensing in Minnesota

Massage Therapy: Licensing in Minnesota

Currently, the state of Minnesota does not have a board to oversee the licensing of Massage Therapists while some other states have statewide licensing, such as California. There may, however, be city requirements for conducting business as a Massage Therapist. ...

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Carpal Tunnel and Massage Therapy

Carpal Tunnel and Massage Therapy

What is Carpal Tunnel? WebMD defines carpal tunnel syndrome as “also being called median nerve compression, a condition that causes numbness, tingling, or weakness in your hand.” This painful and often stubborn condition is named for the area of the body called the...

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