Massage therapy

What is Massage therapy?

Massage therapy meaning A treatment in which the soft tissues of the body are kneaded, rubbed, tapped, and stroked. Massage therapy may help people relax, relieve stress and pain, lower blood pressure and improve circulation. It is being studied in the treatment of cancer symptoms such as lack of energy, pain, swelling and depression.

 

reference: national Cancer Institute – Glossary for Registrars

Tags: ,