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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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Most if not all individuals who enroll in massage therapy courses are those who cannot afford tertiary education but are interested to gain employment immediately after they graduate.
10, 2010, Villanueva said 'no person is authorized to practice massage as a profession without a valid certificate of registration issued by the committee of examiners for massage therapy and approved by the DOH.
Through this purchase, Naropa intends to open a new massage therapy school, and will leverage the deep expertise and decades of success enjoyed by BCMT prior to its closing in 2013.
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.
This review provides information about cancer incidences, cancer pain and CAM, massage therapy and its use among cancer patients for pain management and, gate control theory.
Clients often inquire about which form of massage therapy is right for them.
Eighty-four prenatally depressed women were randomly assigned to yoga, massage therapy or standard prenatal care control groups to determine the relative effects of yoga and massage therapy on prenatal depression and neonatal outcomes.
Landmarks and influences in the development of massage therapy in New Zealand
Biotone, a San Diego, CA manufacturer of massage oils and spa treatment products, has donated $15,000 to support three Massage Therapy Foundation funded community service projects.
Yolo Federal Credit Union plans to make the most of American Massage Therapy Association's National Massage Therapy week by offering members free five-minute chair massages this week.
Moreover, according to the American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA), massage is proving effective for conditions that range from cancer-related fatigue to chronic lower-back pain to frequent headaches.
Salvo (Louisiana Institute of Massage Therapy) illustrates both massage therapy techniques and human anatomy and physiology through numerous color photographs and medical diagrams.
The institute blends traditional medicine with holistic therapies such as acupuncture, therapeutic touch, and massage therapy.
Named a 2004 School of Distinction by the ACCSCT, we have been an international leader in massage therapy education for over 25 years.
Massage therapy is a health practice has been used in various cultures such as Greek and Chinese since ancient times.