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Can a massage help alleviate the pain I have from a herniated disk?

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asked Feb 2, 2016 by anonymous

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Careful massage and myofascial stretching may help relieve pain associated with a herniated disk.  The therapist should take a detailed intake faith the client.  If it's a recent hetniation, the thapist might want to touch base with the clients physician to verify that massage is appropriate.
answered Feb 3, 2016 by Nicole Chamberlain, NTS, LMT, CCSP (260 points)