Today, the author of the article, a scientist, massage therapist and teacher, will tell you about the three most common misconceptions related to scientific research in the field of massage. So, let’s begin!
Research cannot be trusted because they are all contradictory – at first they say something is good for health, after a couple of weeks it is called bad, and so on. In fact, everything is not so simple. Any science is based on evidence and evidence, which is constantly increasing. It is extremely rare that one study provides a clear answer to a question without casting a shadow of doubt on the results. Most scientific works are guided by the Continue reading
Massage has a diverse physiological effect on the body. Subjective sensations during and after massage, with the right choice of massage techniques and the method of their use, dosages are expressed in the appearance of a feeling of pleasant warmth throughout the body, improving well-being and increasing overall tone. If the massage is not used correctly, general weakness, a feeling of being overwhelmed, and other negative general and local reactions can occur. Such phenomena are often observed with an overdose of massage movements, even in healthy people, but especially in the elderly, in whom the tissues have increased sensitivity. Continue reading
An effective tool for the treatment of various diseases and injuries is currently therapeutic massage. It helps restore normal activity of the whole organism. Massage is part of a range of therapeutic measures carried out in hospitals, sanatoriums, clinics, medical institutions. Therapeutic massage has its own classification, which is based on the nature of the disease. So, massage is given for injuries and diseases of the musculoskeletal system, massage for diseases of the respiratory system, massage for diseases of the organs involved in digestion, etc. The method of performing massage may vary depending on the nature of a disease.
1. For injuries or diseases of the musculoskeletal system, the massage technique is divided into massage Continue reading