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Synonyms for massage

Synonyms for massage

kneading and rubbing parts of the body to increase circulation and promote relaxation

manually manipulate (someone's body), usually for medicinal or relaxation purposes

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give a massage to

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In a controlled study composed of HIV-positive adolescents, participants who received massage therapy showed enhanced immune function by the end of the 12-week study.
Professional Swedish Massage Therapy - Diploma - Clock hours: 672.
He will be teaching a Level 3 Certificate in Sports Massage Therapy adult course which launches on September 30 and will run on Tuesday and Thursday evenings.
Clients often inquire about which form of massage therapy is right for them.
The legitimisation of massage therapy in the 20th century was enhanced through the use of a 'biomechanical discourse' (Nicholls and Cheek 2006), and the Society of Trained Masseuses (STM) association with the medical fraternity; STM became the practising foundation of physiotherapy.
SAN DIEGO -- BIOTONE today announces a donation of $15,000 to support two Massage Therapy Foundation (MTF) 2012 community service projects.
A recent meta-analysis of nearly 600 cancer patients found massage therapy significantly reduced pain compared to the conventional standard-of-care alone, and was particularly effective in eradicating surgery-related pain.
Ariana Vincent's credentials include: (1) Nationally Certified Massage Therapy Instructor and Continuing Education Provider (National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork), (2) Texas Certified Massage Therapy Instructor and Continuing Education Provider (Texas Department of State Health Services, Massage Therapy Division), (3) Licensed Massage Therapist in Texas (Texas Department of State Health Services, Massage Therapy Division), and (4) Nationally Certified Massage Therapist (National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork).
The drawback of such an approach is that it would cause fear and anxiety amongst users of massage therapy, and raise doubts about the safety of massage, but in the mind of commercial television, so what?
NC School of Natural Healing Offering Massage therapy diploma program, herbal studies, energetic studies, and a student massage clinic.
According to the American Massage Therapy Association, the 54-year-old trade organization for massage therapists, Americans spend $2 billion to $4 billion a year on massage therapy.
When I explored the possibility of going to a year long massage therapy school, I became acquainted with Dietrich Meisler, founder of the Geriatric Massage Project, now a national organization.
CHICAGO -- For students and faculty at Cortiva Institute -Chicago, Massage Therapy Awareness Week is an opportunity to educate the community about the benefits of massage therapy and to celebrate why they are so passionate about what they do.
para]]Internationally Respected Expert Credited with Bringing Pediatric Massage Therapy to the Masses Educates Families at the Premier Industry Event AMC American Massage Conference[[/para]]
With the new addition of massage therapy clients can take advantage of a new suite of services that help both the skin and body.