Massage Therapy
Home
Massage Therapy
Colonic Irrigation

 

Massage Can Help:

  • Reduce Stress
  • Promote Relaxation
  • Relieve Pain
  • Increase Energy
  • Raise Productivity
  • Increase Performance
Hours
Location
Driving Directions
Massage Therapy

What is Therapeutic Massage?
Therapeutic massage increasingly is being prescribed my physicians to complement traditional medical treatment for illness, injury and pain as a growing body of research documents its efficacy. Massage doesn't just feel good. It reduces the heart rate and blood pressure, increases blood circulation and lymph flow, reduces muscle tension/spasm, improves range of motion, and helps relieve pain, enhancing medical treatment.

Therapeutic massage involves manipulation of the soft tissue structures of the body. It soothes and calms,and aids in stress reduction; and it may improve the rate at which the body recovers from injury and illness.

Benefits of Massage
Massage has numerous benefits to ones total health and well being. Here are some of the many benefits:

Overall, massage can be a tremendous tool, leading to an enhanced state of well being, general relaxation and physical ease.

Types of Massage
There are many types of massage available today. Each technique is designed to address specific needs. The types of massage used at Active Care Health Center include:

Swedish - relaxes muscles and calms the body

Neuromuscular - releases pain patterns in muscles

Sports - reduces the chance of injury through proper stretching, improves range of motion and muscle flexibility, shortens recovery time between workouts, maximizes the supply of nutrients and oxygen through increased blood flow.

Foot Reflexology - stimulates points in feet that reflex to all parts of the body

Integrated Connective Tissue - specializes in movement of certain structural areas that need relief and balance put back into the body

Myopractic - identifies and corrects structural imbalances; and deep muscle therapy to remove tension and restrictions from soft tissue.

If you have any questions regarding the types of massage available at our center, please give us a call and one of our massage therapists will be happy to talk to you.

.Home - Massage Therapy - Colonic Irrigation - Hours - Location - Driving Directions

© 2001
-2002


Contact Webmaster