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Massage Therapy Treatment with Complementary Modalities What are Complementary Modalities? Complementary modalities are other treatment methods, such as ...

Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis aka Lou Gehrig’s Disease is a progressive destruction of motor neurons in the Central and Peripheral Nervous System. The ...

Acute bronchitis, aka chest cold, is a short term inflammation of the respiratory tract, specifically of the bronchial tree, the large and medium-sized ...

Massage therapy is helpful in most types of headaches but there are some types of headaches where a patient should be going to a medical doctor instead of a ...

Effects of Massage on Body Systems: Massage Therapy affects and benefits the whole body. Body systems are groups of tissues and organs that work together to ...

When is Massage NOT ALLOWED? Massage Therapy performed by a well-trained massage therapist can benefit our bodies in a lot of ways . But, there are instances ...

Contraindications for Massage: As part of the assessment before performing massage therapy, the therapist must ask himself/ herself the following questions ...

Each year, people are spending billions in alternative health care (which includes Massage Therapy). Massage Therapists can work for themselves, at home, at a ...

Gait is the pattern of how a person walks. Different types of gait/ walking problems occur without a person's control. Most, but not all, are due to a physical ...

SOAP (an acronym for Subjective, Objective, Assessment, and Plan) is a method of documentation employed by health care providers including massage ...

Whiplash is an injury to the head and neck caused by sudden acceleration quickly followed by deceleration. Whiplash is also referred to as Cervical Sprain and ...

Study guide for the Massage Therapy Board Exams: Tips on  passing the RMT (Registered Massage Therapist) Board Exams: Online Study Guide  for the Massage ...

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