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Exploring Massage Therapy: Rolfing (Part II)

Last week we looked at Rolfing, explaining that it focuses on fascia manipulation that can be somewhat painful, and that some claim it can relieve pain and improve wellness. Indeed, the creator of Rolfing, Ida Rolf, was a biochemist who … Continue reading

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The History of Massage – In 412 Words

Massage therapy is one of the oldest and enduring forms of medical treatment in the world. Almost every ancient civilization – in Rome, Greece, India, Japan, China, Egypt, Mesopotamia – have writings about massage, its practice and medical benefits.  Massage … Continue reading

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