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Can Massage Help?

Does massage really help? What kind of conditions is massage useful for? Can massage make a difference?

Not sure if massage is for you?

Hear me loud and clear: massage is not just beneficial for relaxation! Take a peek at the below 50+ conditions that massage is known to help!

Disclaimer: Massage is not a cure, but can help facilitate healing and rehabilitation.


states of being

  • Stress Reduction
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Pregnancy
  • Spasm
  • Knots
  • Edema

Musculoskeletal injuries

  • Scar Tissue
  • Wounds and Burns
  • Contusions 
  • Strains
  • Sprains
  • Meniscal and Cruciate Injury
  • Dislocations
  • Fractures 
  • Whiplash

 

Respiratory pathologies 

  • Sinusitis
  • Chronic Bronchitis
  • Emphysema
  • Asthma

Conditions of the peripheral nervous system 

  • Nerve Lesions 
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
  • Carpal Tunnel
  • Piriformis Syndrome 

joint dysfunction

  • Hypermobility and Hypomobility
  • Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Osteoarthritis

Systemic Concerns/other

  • Inflammatory Arthritides
  • Fibromyalgia and Chronic Fatigue
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Osteoporosis
  • Diabetes
  • Cancer

Conditions of the nervous system 

  • Ulcers
  • Seizures
  • Hemiplegia
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Parkinsons
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Poliomyelitis

Conditions affecting head and neck

  • Torticollis
  • Tension Headaches
  • Migraine 

Gastrointestinal Concerns

  • Constipation
  • Irritable BOwel Syndrome
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease 

Circulatory pathologies and dysfunctions 

  • Hypertension (High Blood Pressure)

Postural dysfunction

  • Fascial and Muscle Imbalances
  • Pes Planus (Flat Feet)
  • IT Band Contracture
  • Patellofemoral Syndrome
  • Hyperlordosis
  • Hyperkyphosis
  • Scoliosis

Overuse injuries

  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Periostits and Compartment Syndromes
  • Tendinitis
  • Bursitis
  • Frozen Shoulde