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New Year, New Career

(Welcome to the Massage Therapy Profession) The Healthcare industry is a rapidly growing field. With so many professionals having to deal with so much stress at work while balancing their daily lives, the tension continues to break down our bodies. A worn down body can lead to […]

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Physical Benefits of Neuromuscular Massage Therapy

“Neuromuscular massage therapy, also called myofascial trigger point therapy, is a touch therapy that focuses on sensitive points in your muscles called trigger points. According to, “sensitive areas of tight muscle fibers can form in your muscles after injuries or overuse,” which can cause muscle and […]

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Massage & Its Healing Benefits

“One imagines tranquility and peace when they hear the word massage, but there are many types that are widely used ranging from the foot to the head, relaxing to therapeutic. Massages can help in instantly relaxing you from fatigue and tiredness and easing muscle pains, with Thai […]

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Neuromuscular Massage Therapy

“If you are like the thousands of other people in this world who have turned to massage therapy in an attempt to ease pain, then you have probably stumbled across the words “neuromuscular therapy” or “neuromuscular massage” in your research. The two terms – therapy and massage […]

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Different Types of Massage

“Many different types of massage are offered at places from health care facilities and fitness centers to resorts and spas. Here’s a sampling: Swedish: Intended to relax and energize you, this is the most common type. Long strokes, kneading and friction techniques are used on the more […]

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Massage Reduces Stress in Breast Cancer Patients

“According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, breast cancer is the most common cancer among women. As a result of this devastating disease, many women are susceptible to stress disorders. The National Cancer Institute states that as many as one in five women with breast […]

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Effect of Massage on Chronic Low Back Pain

“Lower back pain is one of the most common conditions in the United States and a leading reason why people see a doctor. Four out of five adults will suffer from low back pain during their lives. Unlike lower back pain, which is often caused by muscle […]

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Massage Therapy and Alzheimer’s Disease

It has been said that in 25 years, the United States will have two kinds of people: those who have Alzheimer’s disease and those who are caring for someone with Alzheimer’s disease. Dementia is a term meaning loss of memory and other intellectual abilities serious enough to […]

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Massage therapy can reduce muscle pain

Muscles that are in spasm will be painful to the touch. The pain is caused by ischemic muscle tissue. Ischemia means the muscle is lacking proper blood flow, usually due to the muscle spasm. This in turn creates the following undesirable process: – Because the muscle is […]

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Top Reasons to Join Our Program

1. INDIVDUALIZED LEARNING ENVIRONMENT. Only 16 students in ALL classes, both hands-on AND lecture/discussion time. We want to hear everyone’s thoughts and opinions. 2. STUDENT SUCCESS IN LICENSURE. Our student’s exam pass rate is currently 96%. Compare that to the N.C. state pass rate of 75%. 3. […]

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NC Massage School offers individualized training in the art and science of therapeutic massage for an advanced-level professional career, continuing education and personal growth. We believe in a holistic approach that encourages students to explore personal development of mind, body and spirit in a small, supportive environment.


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