Treating Carpal Tunnel Syndrome With Massage Therapy

Wednesday, December 19th, 2018
massage for wrist pain, hand pain, finger pain

If your doctor diagnoses you with Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS), you may wonder what you can do to help relieve symptoms. The symptoms of this condition include tingling, numbness, and pain that starts in the hand and fingers and radiates up your arm. When there is constant pressure on your median nerve, the main nerve to your hand, you will have pain. Repetitive wrist movements may cause thickening or swelling of your wrist tendons, causing this pressure. Using tools all day, turning a wrench, playing an instrument, sleeping in an awkward position, and poor office ergonomics can contribute to CTS… [Read More]

What Can You Get Out Of A Prenatal Massage?

Wednesday, December 5th, 2018
massage therapy benefits

If you’re looking for a healthy way to reduce stress and promote wellness during your pregnancy, prenatal massage can help. Almost every pregnant woman experiences some level of discomfort. Whether it is a backache, leg cramps, a sore neck, or headaches, it can be difficult to find relief. Getting a massage can reduce your stress levels by encouraging lymph and blood circulation. It can help you to sleep better and lower your anxiety levels too. Prenatal massage can even help with depression side effects experienced by many moms-to-be… [Read More]