There are tremendous benefits to be achieved through regular massage therapy treatments. Whether your need is to have a moment of relaxation, reduce muscle tension, or attain relief from chronic pain, a therapeutic massage can enhance your overall sense of emotional and physical well-being .
Massage therapy can be used for the treatment of both acute and chronic conditions. RMTs can work with a wide variety of patients, of all ages, in the treatment of illness, injury rehabilitation, and disability. Massage therapy can also be used as part of a preventative care program. This includes sports training, injury prevention, and/or ongoing stress management.
Massage therapy can be an important part of your health maintenance plan by:
Reducing or eliminating pain
Improving joint mobility
Reducing edema (swelling in extremities)
Reducing muscular tension