Massage for recovery after surgery

Surgery, whether essential or elective, is never a pleasant experience.48 million surgeries are performed in the U.S. each year. Whether the procedure is a simple matter of routine or a major and complicated one, its success will be affected by how the recovery proceeds. A patient will be given detailed instructions on what needs to be done during the recovery period and the precautions that need to be taken. [Read more…]

Dealing with back pain through massage

According to the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, over 75% of all Americans suffer from back pain at least once in their lives. Back pain can range from slight discomfort to unbearable agony that can leave a person immobile and affect the quality of life.The fact that an estimated $50 billion is spent each year in this country to prevent and treat back pain is itself an evidence, as to how serious the problem is and how desperate patients are, to find relief from it.

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What makes a Thai massage so special?

There are a number of massage therapies available and there are spas and massage therapists to offer these services. While all therapies have their own benefits, the one that stands out from the rest, is a Thai massage. Anyone who has had a professional Thai massage knows how rejuvenated and refreshed one feels after it. But those who have not yet had it may want more specific inputs on the subject. These are some of the special features of a Thai massage:

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Why Your Back Needs to Move

Why Your Back Needs to Move

Why Your Back Needs to Move

Why Your Back Needs to Move

When your back pain flares-up, your first reaction is likely to find a comfortable resting position. After you find this, all you want to do is remain there as long as possible.

One or two days of rest may be okay after your back pain strikes, but here is why your back needs to keep moving:. [Read more…]

Arthritis Relief With Thai Massage

To define it as simply as possible, arthritis is a medical condition in which one or more joints of the body become inflamed, leading to severe pain to the extent that movement and mobility are limited. Thee are over 100 different types of arthritis but the most common is osteoarthritis which is caused by disease, infection, or trauma to the joint or by advancing years. [Read more…]

Getting Ready For a Massage

Ask anyone who has regular massages and you will be told what a wonderful, relaxing and energizing experience it is. When going for a massage for the first time, the anticipation of the great experience is often clouded by uncertainties on the correct procedures and etiquette to be followed. So for those of you who are new comers to this, here is the Beginner’s Guide to Getting a Massage:

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