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What is Tension Myositis Syndrome (TMS) and Neuropathy? Can massage help?

What is Tension Myositis Syndrome (TMS) and Neuropathy? Can massage help?

Tension myositis syndrome (TMS), also known as tension myoneural syndrome or mind-body syndrome is a name given by MD John E. Sarno to a condition he described as characterized by psychogenic musculoskeletal and nerve symptoms, most notably back pain. Excellent TMS Links: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tension_myositis_syndrome https://www.tmswiki.org/ppd/An_Introduction_to_Tension_Myositis_Syndrome_(TMS) Can Massage help Tension Myositis Syndrome (TMS)? Some Massage Benefits for Tension Myositis Syndrome (TMS)  include pain …

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UCSB, SBCC, Westmont Student Massage, UCSB Wellness for Stress Reduction, Muscle Pain, Student Health, Graduate Students and Professors Welcomed

UCSB, SBCC, Westmont Student Massage, UCSB Wellness for Stress Reduction, Muscle Pain, Student Health, Graduate Students and Professors Welcomed

Managing stress is crucial to college success. Most students face a daunting academic course-load, extracurricular activities and a part-time job. When stress levels elevate, it can impact your ability to function at your peak, which in turn can lead to bad grades. Massage therapy will help reduce that stress in a natural way. Stress is a tough condition to overcome, but a healthy diet combined with massage therapy and plenty of rest can greatly reduce anxiety. Stress, just like other sicknesses, is a condition that can become chronic if not treated properly.

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Holistic Muscle Pain Massage Therapy – Holistic Muscle Massage Pain Solutions

Holistic Muscle Pain Massage Therapy – Holistic Muscle Massage Pain Solutions

At Riktr PRO Massage by Nicola, LMT What is Holistic Pain Therapy Massage? Holistic massage is a well-known treatment that not only focusses on tense muscles as a physical result of stress, but it also takes into account a client’s emotional and spiritual wellbeing. … By definition, Holistic Massage treats the whole body as a single entity and …

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Sports Massage for Athletes in SB – Santa Barbara, Goleta, UCSB, SBCC, Westmont College Athletes

Riktr Pro Massage can be healing, cat-like, relaxing flowers or deep tissue bodywork for sports injuries and muscular and or emotional pain. (We all have holding patterns in our bodies according to Ida Rolf and John F. Barnes.) Nicola, LMT Nicola of Riktr Pro Massage is a practicing licensed insured professional LMT (Licensed Massage Therapist) and fine artist based in Santa Barbara, …

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Why should Runners get Sports Massage? Massage for Runners Santa Barbara, Goleta

Massage for Runners A good therapist can determine where any adhesions may be and then break them up while improving functional flexibility in the tissue. … While it likely won’t help with muscle adhesions or scar tissue, a more relaxing massage still has many benefits for runners. Study the training of professional runners and you’ll notice that they have an …

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Athletic Injury, Sports Injuries, Barefoot, Trigger Point, Cupping, Therapeutic Deep Tissue Healing Massage, in Santa Barbara, Goleta

I work with many types of top-level athletes to restore health and muscle function and help them avoid sports injuries.  Deep tissue massage helps in pain relief and injury rehabilitation to overcome sports injuries, stay healthy and perform at your best. If you’re injured, call me. Here a list of some of the major sports injuries that I work on. Achilles …

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Sports Massage for Weight Training – Therapeutic Pain Relief, Santa Barbara, Goleta

Riktr Pro Massage can be healing, cat-like, relaxing flowers or deep tissue bodywork for sports injuries and muscular and or emotional pain. (We all have holding patterns in our bodies according to Ida Rolf and John F. Barnes.) Nicola, LMT Nicola of Riktr Pro Massage is a practicing licensed insured professional LMT (Licensed Massage Therapist) and fine artist based in Santa Barbara, …

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