Archive for the Massage Health Category

Why All Athletes Should Get Massages Regularly

Why All Athletes Should Get Massages Regularly

How Muscles Recover After a Massage Whether you’re playing a sport professionally, collegiately, or recreationally, you put your body through an intense workout. Exerting your muscles over a prolonged period requires a calculated recovery process to prevent injuries, support tissue recovery, enhance exercise and performance, and get […]

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Medical Massage Therapy Explained

Alternative forms of medical treatment are becoming increasingly popular among individuals today. Many patients are no longer satisfied with going to the doctor and being told to simply take a pill or have a procedure done. Individuals want options. Patients want to treat the underlying cause of […]

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How Massage Can Help Treat Pain in MS Patients

Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a disease that impacts the central nervous system by disrupting the flow of information within an individual’s brain, and it also impacts the flow of information between the brain and body. If it sounds complex, it is. And one of the worst aspects […]

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How Massage Therapy Can Be Used in Breast Cancer Treatment

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and with it comes many opportunities to shed light on the realities of breast cancer, its treatment and its prevention. While massage is not typically linked to cancer treatment, it can actually have an excellent effect on breast cancer recovery, and […]

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How Massage Can Improve Your Health & Happiness

Are you considering getting a massage or making massage therapy part of your healthcare routine? You will be glad you did if you decide to move forward with this decision, because massage therapy does more than just make you feel good. In fact, massage therapy has proven […]

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Benefits of Massage Therapy Infographic

Check out this great infographic we recently stumbled across on Pinterest, which not only details the types of massages that are available, but also other interesting facts!

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Massage Therapy a Proven Treatment for Tension Headaches

Has all of the holiday hoopla and stress built up a tension headache in your head? You can relieve that tension headache with the help of a therapeutic massage. Whether for yourself or the person planning the holiday events for your family, therapeutic massage can help alleviate […]

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Patients with Fibromyalgia Find Comfort in Massage Myofascial Release Therapy

Fibromyalgia is a chronic illness surrounded by mystery. There is no known cause for the disorder, but it takes millions causing pain, depression, fatigue and physical discomfort. Myofascial Release therapy is a form of massage that has been proven to provide comfort to individuals who have been diagnosed […]

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How Much Massage Therapy Is Needed?

To some, massage therapy is a luxury they choose to enjoy on a regular basis. To others who suffer from chronic illnesses, such as osteoarthritis or fibromyalgia, receiving a massage regularly means the difference between extreme pain to mild or little discomfort. The seriousness or severity of […]

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The Top 5 Reasons People Get a Massage

There are many reason to get a massage, some are for a specific sore area, or simply on vacation and never had one before. Regardless of the reasoning behind what brought you through the door, chances are one of the below benefits of getting a massage will […]

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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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