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Massage Chairs and Fibromyalgia pain relief

Those suffering with Fibromyalgia or widespread pain in the muscles and tenderness in areas of the body know how debilitating it can be. Not long ago Fibromyalgia wasn’t considered a physical condition. It was “all in your head”. Now there is actually a National Fibromyalgia Awareness Day, it’s May 12th. Fibromyalgia can impact many functions/regions… read more

Spinal Decompression and Stretching Massage Chairs

spinal-traction

Spinal decompression or spinal traction in days of old looked more like torture devices than therapy but today there are many traction devises employed by physical therapists and chiropractors including massage chairs. According to healthline.com, “spinal traction is a form of decompression therapy that relieves pressure on the spine. It can be performed manually or… read more

Human massage vs. massage chair

Both human-administered massage and today’s cutting edge massage chairs deliver extraordinary benefits, however there are particular aspects of a massage chair that are quite compelling, particularly for those who don’t seek frequent massages. Massage therapy delivers a powerhouse of health benefits. Virtually every system in the body is affected by massage, either directly or indirectly.… read more

Tis The Season for Tension Headaches

holiday-headache

Do tension headaches have a season? Maybe not. But tension runs especially high at some times of year, creating headaches. And a trip to your massage chair can help! Why Now? Every day at this time of year, most of us are multitasking. Yes, “the holidays” are multiple and demanding. We may be shopping. We… read more

Massage Eases Discomfort of Seasonal Allergies Year-Round

Allergies

Massage Eases Discomfort of Seasonal Allergies Year-Round Usually, we think of spring as allergy season. Yes, all the blooming plants and their release of pollen are the cause of much misery. But truly, there isn’t a single allergy season. And as winter approaches, the irritants come from other sources. And your massage chair is a… read more

All the Way to ALS, Massage Relieves Chronic Pain

chronic pain

If you enjoy a relatively pain-free life, take a moment to Imagine living with chronic pain. You wake up every morning after a night where you might not have gotten very much sleep. You know that your day will involve pain, and you may not even know where to expect it. But often in several… read more

Massage Chair Therapy To Get You Healthy Through the Holidays

massage chair for the holiday

The holidays are fast approaching.  Soon (if not already) you’ll be planning menus, inviting guests, shopping for meals, shopping for others. This time of year puts great emphasis on giving thanks, giving to others, and making other people’s holiday wishes come true. That creates a lot of stress, and you can’t do all that if… read more

Massage Chairs for Dentists—and For You

massage chairs for dentists

What could massage chairs have to do with dentistry? Odds are, you’re not a dentist. But odds are you know a dentist, that you visit one at least once a year. So listen. Dentists spend hours bending over their patients, looking at their teeth and gums. They spend considerable time each day reviewing x-rays, examining… read more

Massage Can Help with Seasonal Affective Disorder

seasonal-affective-disorder

Massage Can Help with Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) We recently wrote about how massage chairs can help anyone overcome the impact—physical and emotional—created by the shift away from daylight savings. After the time change, after the clocks and your body have adjusted, there is a long winter season ahead— a time which affects one in… read more

Post-Surgical Massage: When and How

post-surgery

So, you’re going under the knife. You anticipate an extended recovery that includes medication, bed rest, and physical therapy. Should you include massage therapy in your regimen? Yes, you should! According to a major review of 16 existing studies published in September 2016 in the journal Pain Medicine, massage therapy can effectively reduce the severity of… read more

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