Archive for the Massage Health Category

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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Sports and Fitness Massage Tips

Exercise can put strain on the muscles and leave you feeling sore and tired. This is a normal occurrence when trying to stay fit but getting a sports and fitness massage can help you alleviate muscle soreness can make you feel relaxed. It is also good to […]

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Benefits of Massage After a Marathon

Marathons are among the most grueling athletic activity an athlete can engage in. When marathon runners feel like stopping, they keep going until their bodies and minds are exhausted. In recent years, more runners are going for massages to replenish their bodies and encourage recovery after marathons. […]

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Pregnancy Massages Explained

A massage is a relaxing way for a person to soothe the common aches and pains that are associated with pregnancy. Whether it is offered as a gift to an expectant mother or she schedules one for herself, most women claim that a massage during pregnancy was […]

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Common Types of Massages

Whether you’ve had a rough week or a long day, massage therapy can take all of the aches and pains away and leave you feeling refreshed, vibrant and relaxed from head to toe. Certainly one of the finer things in life, there are different types of massages […]

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Have you ever wanted to massage your spouse, but just didn’t know how? Well, licensed massage therapist, Jeanne Weeks, is going to show you  how! Jeanne has been a licensed massage therapist since 2003!  She is going to show you how to relieve tension in your spouse.  […]

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Top 10 Reasons to Get a Massage

Having a hard time justifying to yourself why you should take the time to schedule a massage? Let us give you ten reasons. The first is pain relief. Massage therapy can helpful in decreasing many different muscle and joint pains. It increases the blood flow to muscles […]

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Tips for Massage Therapists… Take Care of your Clients AND Yourself

While a massage therapist is taking care of other’s bodies, it’s important they don’t forget to take care of their own. This is essential for not only their own health, but because they use their body as a means of livelihood. Here are a few self-care tips […]

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Benefits of a Massage for Cancer Patients

Cancer is a very stressful disease. Not only is it taxing on the mind, but treatment can also be painful for the body. Massage therapy is a great way for patients to relax and receive some relief from the pain. Due to its non-invasive nature, massage therapy […]

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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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