What is Massage?
Massage is the manipulation of superficial and deep layers of muscle and connective tissue using various techniques.
Massage enhances the bodies function, aids in healing process, decrease muscle reflex activity, inhibit motor-neuron excitability, drains lymphatic system, removes lactic acid, and promotes relaxation along with over all well-being.
Who Can Benefit From Massage?
Everyone benefits from a massage! Personal injury victims will have pain relief and boost their recovery time. Athletes can remove lactic acid build up and decrease cramping. Pregnant women will ease lower back pain. Eliminates colic from babies and helps them develop muscle strength. If you have migraines, sciatica, stress, intestinal problems, foot pain, fatigue or anything in between – massage will benefit you.
Much like chiropractic care, massage seeks to offer healing through a hands-on approach and drug-free technique, providing a long-term benefit of lasting relief. When combined, the two can be especially helpful. Patients who receive both therapies will often experience a faster and more complete recovery.