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Search for massage professionals in your area Learn about the benefits of massage Learn how massage can help alleviate various health concerns Learn about various types of massage

From the Institute for Integrative Healthcare

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Welcome to The Massage Source

Your one-stop source for finding a massage therapist in your area, massage resources and education.

Are you looking for a massage therapist? Do you want to learn more about massage therapy and its benefits?

The Massage Source is here to help. We offer in-depth articles, tips, advice, and up-to-date news, resources and support on how massage therapy can maintain, support and improve your health naturally.

With The Massage Source you will:

  • Learn the who, what, when, where and why of massage
  • Learn the unique benefits of over 100 types and techniques of massage
  • Learn how massage therapy can aid in the recovery of over 160 unique health concerns
  • Learn about any precautions and risks of massage therapy

Don't know where to go?
Our "FIND A MASSAGE THERAPIST" search section is your answer, whether you are looking in your local area or during travel. We've done the research so you don't have to! We offer more than just a name and contact information for therapists. Our therapist profiles contain:

  • License credentials
  • Types of massage practiced
  • Contact information, business hours and payment methods accepted
  • Photos of the practice and therapists, as well as a Google Map for your convenience

As a special bonus, you can take advantage of special offers and coupons offered by massage therapists and The Massage Source.

Site Content

Discover the history of massage and its development as a natural health-enhancing form of therapy. Learn why massage has been accepted as a medical alternative and how massage is not just a luxury, but a way to improve health and well-being.

You'll learn more about massage: who gets a massage, why people seek out this form of therapy, where people go for a massage, what types of practices therapists work in, who performs massage therapy, what level of education and expertise is required to become a licensed professional.

Discover the main benefits of massage therapy through our easy-to-use guide. Some people think the only benefit of getting a massage is for reduction of stress and anxiety. While it is true that massage does help you relax, it is only one of the many benefits of therapeutic massage. We'll show you how massage can help you mentally, behaviorally, physically and naturally.

Massage therapy has advanced to over 100 different types and techniques, with unique methods and benefits for each one. But the list can be somewhat overwhelming. We'll help you sort through each technique to discover the type, or combination of types, that will best suit your needs.

Massage therapy was once considered a luxury spa treatment to pamper those who could afford it. It has since developed into a safe and effective, natural complement and/or alternative to medical physical, mental and behavioral treatment. Different types of massage therapy have been developed to address over 160 medical issues, ailments and concerns. Massage therapy will often add the benefit of overall well-being and relief beyond the particular medical concern for which it was prescribed.

Our articles keep you up-to-date on the latest information on massage therapy and natural wellness.

Learn all there is to know about your favorite therapist or massage practice! Read about tips, suggestions and special news directly from massage therapists and practice owners in your neighborhood.

We have selected what we think are the most frequently asked questions about massage and have provided detailed answers and helpful advice in an easy-to-understand format. Simply type in a search term or complete question and your answers will appear.

Not finding the answers you need? Use our convenient "Ask a Question" form to get your specific question answered by licensed massage therapists. When you post your question, if you provide your email address, we will even email you when answers are posted to your question.

Enjoy the convenience of our frequently updated e-newsletters. Through our e-newsletters you will gain lifestyle suggestions for supporting a healthy heart and stress management, tips and advice on exercising and maintaining a healthy weight, how to beat fatigue, ways to decrease joint pain - and much more. It's easy to sign up for and can be canceled at any time.

At The Massage Source, we provide more than information. We offer natural supplements, body care products, CDs and DVDs to help you embrace and live a healthier lifestyle. Whether you need a liver cleanse supplement, an organic soap, beauty products, a book on natural health remedies, or an informative video/DVD on yoga techniques, you will find them here.

Count on The Massage Source as your one-stop-site for information, resources, tips, advice and products. Begin enjoying a healthier lifestyle today!

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