Massage Around The World: Different Techniques And Their Therapeutic Benefits

Around the world different massage techniques are used for both physical and emotional benefits. Click here for more information.

Physiotherapy Massages during Pregnancy

17 December 2015
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A qualified physiotherapist can assist you in maintaining good health at many stages throughout your life. With their expert knowledge of the musculoskeletal system, physiotherapists are able to assist in both preventative and rehabilitative procedures. However, physiotherapists are not only concerned with disease or injury; physiotherapists are also able to assist women in managing the many changes their body undergoes during pregnancy. Finding a physiotherapist who specializes in antenatal services could help ease the transition between trimesters and all the way up to labor and postnatal recovery. Read More …

Remedial Massage - What To Expect

5 December 2015
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Remedial massage is usually associated with aiding recovery from sporting or traumatic injury.  However, if you suffer from a medical condition like tennis elbow, RSI, Carpal Tunnel, back pain or headaches, remedial massage may also be recommended by your GP.  But what is remedial massage and what types of treatment can you expect to receive?  Read on to find out more. What is remedial massage? The term remedial massage refers to an advanced form of deep massage. Read More …

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Massage Around The World: Different Techniques And Their Therapeutic Benefits

Hello everybody. I have spent the last few years backpacking around the world. It has given me the opportunity to experience many different cultures. During my travels, my back often ached from carrying my bag and I allowed myself the indulgence of regular massages. This really gave me an insight into how different cultures approach the same task! From the bone-breaking, no-nonsense approach in China to impossible manipulation in Sweden and total, blissful indulgence in Switzerland, I loved them all. Now that I'm training as a massage therapist, I actually understand more about the techniques used in various countries and the problems they can resolve. I thought that others might be interested in the different cultural approaches to massage and the therapeutic benefits. Please sit back, relax, breathe deeply and read a few posts. I hope you enjoy.