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Aug 17, 2016, 09:38 ET New Research Analysis Indicates Massage Therapy Shows Promise for Pain & Anxiety in Cancer Patients

 Based on the evidence, massage therapy shows promise for reducing pain intensity/severity, fatigue, and anxiety in cancer populations compared...


May 10, 2016, 09:16 ET New Research Analysis Indicates Massage Therapy Strongly Recommended for Pain Management

 Based on the evidence, massage therapy can provide significant improvement for pain, anxiety and health-related quality of life for those...


Nov 04, 2015, 09:17 ET Massage Therapy May Boost Immune System to Combat Cold, Flu

People looking to fend off cold and flu as the winter months arrive should speak to a massage therapist about prevention strategies. Regular...


Sep 15, 2015, 09:04 ET Research Shows Massage Therapy Beneficial in Oncology Care

 Recent studies show massage therapy can reduce pain, stress, nausea, depression, distress, anxiety and fatigue, while improving health related...


May 20, 2015, 08:07 ET Integrating Massage Therapy into Patient Care Can Reduce Health Care Costs

Research conducted by John Dunham & Associates (JDA), a leader in the field of tax and regulatory economic impact studies, found that...


Feb 05, 2015, 08:17 ET Massage Therapy Shown to Promote Health, Improve Quality of Life for Aging Adults

A growing population of aging adults receive massage therapy as part of their integrated care to temper aches and pains, tackle chronic pain and...