Massage Professionals

The Massage Source

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

Have a question about massage?
Ask a Massage Therapist

Articles

Massage Therapy’s Impact on Blood Cholesterol Levels

Sep 10 2020

Can massage therapy aid in a reduction in harmful cholesterol levels in blood? This article examines massage research and explores the efficacy of massage therapy in this regard.

The post Massage Therapy’s Impact on Blood Cholesterol Levels first appeared on Massage Professionals Update.

Read the entire article »

6 Questions to Consider in Ethical Decision Making

Aug 13 2020

No matter the dilemma, there are important questions for massage therapists to consider with ethical decision making. To remove emotion and provide clarity to any difficult situation, it is important to stop, breathe, and consider these 6 questions.

The post 6 Questions to Consider in Ethical Decision Making first appeared on Massage Professionals Update.

Read the entire article »

The 4th Trimester: Postnatal Massage Considerations

Jul 23 2020

Postnatal massage is offered to women after giving birth. Find out the benefits of postnatal massage, its cautions and contraindications, as well as the necessity to be aware of Postpartum Depression with postnatal clients.

The post The 4th Trimester: Postnatal Massage Considerations first appeared on Massage Professionals Update.

Read the entire article »

View all articles »

Differences Between Relaxation Massage, Medical Massage & Sports Massage

Aug 29 2014

A friend gives you a gift certificate for a massage, but what kind of massage will it be? What do you request – do you even have a choice? Learn about some basic options available to you when the time comes for you to schedule that appointment. Continue reading

Read the entire article »

Where On My Body Is a Massage Therapist Allowed to or Qualified to Work?

Jun 30 2014

Discover which parts of the body are forbidden to touch during a massage session. Continue reading

Read the entire article »

Why Do I Feel Ill The Day After My Massage?

Jun 10 2014

You get a massage to feel good, to feel better. Yet, the next day you are full of aches and feel a bit like you might be coming down with something. What is going on? A simple explanation and a few helpful hints may help you to avoid this in the future. Continue reading

Read the entire article »

View all articles »

Cholesterol: All You Need to Know

Sep 14 2020

Find all you need to know about cholesterol, including symptoms of high cholesterol, as well as how to treat it.

The post Cholesterol: All You Need to Know first appeared on Natural Wellness Update.

Read the entire article »

5 Brain Supporting Supplements You’ll Want In Your Medicine Cabinet

Aug 19 2020

Discover the main parts of your brain, its functions, and how to give it love and support with these 5 supplements.

The post 5 Brain Supporting Supplements You’ll Want In Your Medicine Cabinet first appeared on Natural Wellness Update.

Read the entire article »

8 Fruits & Vegetables That Support Your Immune System

Jul 28 2020

Elderberry and acai berry are among some of the top 8 fruits and vegetables that can help support your immune system.

The post 8 Fruits & Vegetables That Support Your Immune System first appeared on Natural Wellness Update.

Read the entire article »

View all articles »