Benefits of Massage Therapy

The benefits of Massage Therapy are extremely diverse and everyone should take advantage of these benefits. Many clients benefit from regular Massage Therapy treatment for general wellness and ongoing maintenance of their overall health.

Massage Therapy is great to help:

  • Relieve tension
  • Relax muscles and provide the body with an overall sense of calming
  • Provide therapeutic and rehabilitative aspects post-injury
  • Reduce swelling and bodily pain
  • Speed up recovery and improve the healing process
  • Improve restricted range of movement during rehabilitation process post-injury

Conditions Treated with Massage Therapy

Many people often ask what Massage Therapy is good for. An even better question is, what is Massage Therapy not good for? Here are some of the many conditions and injuries that can be effectively treated with Massage Therapy:

  • Chronic Fatigue syndrome
  • Dislocations
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fractures and edema
  • Gastrointestinal disorders
  • Inflammatory conditions (ie. arthritis and bursitis)
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Muscle tension and spasm
  • Sports-related injuries
  • Strains and sprains
  • Stress and stress-related conditions
  • Tendinitis or Tendinopathy
  • Anxiety and depressions
  • Asthma and Emphysema
  • Back, leg and neck pain
  • Cancer symptoms
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome (repetitive strain)
  • Headaches
  • Insomnia
  • Kyphosis and Scoliosis
  • Palliative care
  • Post-surgical rehabilitation
  • Pregnancy and labour support
  • Stroke
  • Whiplash

Massage Therapy is a good addition to any preventative maintenance plan to ensure your body continues to function at its best. Whether it's for ongoing stress management, injury prevention or a complement to sports training, Massage Therapy should be an integral to everyone's routine.