Experts estimate that upwards of ninety percent of disease is stress-related. And perhaps nothing ages us faster, internally and externally, than high stress. Massage is an effective tool for managing this stress, which translates into:
Massage can also help specifically address a number of health issues. Bodywork can:
Massage for Children
Massage for a minor 16 and under is always done with a parent in the treatment room. Individuals 18 yrs and younger need their parent's consent for treatment. Kids benefit from massage. Postural habits effects our kids too. It is a great start to help them learn to use massage as an alternative healthcare to help them understand how posture and more effects our lives. Long hours at school, sports activities, and sleeping habits all weigh in on stress, tension in the muscles and even headaches. Also, research shows that regular massage for a child with ADHD and ADD helps them relax and focus better. The goal during these sessions is to also encourage the parent (if you wish to learn) how to massage your kid's back, shoulders, and neck for optimal wellness.