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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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Tendonitis: What It Is and How Is Massage Therapy Helpful?

Tendonitis: What It Is and How Is Massage Therapy Helpful?

Many people suffer from painful and intrusive tendonitis. This can affect many regions in the body such as the knees (patellar tendon), calves (achilles tendon), and elbows (common extensor tendon).  Tendons are the connection between the muscle and bone in our...

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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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