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Japanese massage

A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
A Verified Doctoranswered
33 years experience
See below: Probably the most powerful effect of massage is to decrease stress hormones associated with pain and allow greater relaxation. They can certainly help... Read More
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Many Ways: There are many types of massage. They can assist with mind-body balance, de-stressing, breaking down trigger points, enhancing sexuality, improving co... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Maritza Baez
Family Medicine 18 years experience
Massage: Perineal massage involves gently stretching the tissues that surround the opening to the vagina. Pregnant women close to delivery sometimes do this.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Fein
Specializes in Preventive Medicine
No: Massage during pregnancy is a great way to relief stress, help with aching joints, and relieve lower back pain. There are no risks to pre-natal massa... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Weston
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 32 years experience
Sore muscles: Good for relief and relaxation of sore muscles.
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
Clinical Psychology 41 years experience
Massage Oil: Purchase unscented massage oil and, if your are not allergic or overly-sensitive, add a few drops of whatever essential oil you like. Peace and good ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Pressure on points: Acupressure massage utilizes pressure applied by the fingers or elbows to stimulate specific major acupuncture points on the body.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Silver
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 25 years experience
Yes: Should be fine, would avoid deep pressure message especially if it is uncomfortable.
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ted King
A Verified Doctoranswered
41 years experience
Not too vigorously: If you have a hot, red, tender, swollen vein that would be suggestive that you have a superficial venous thrombosis, massaging it could be dangerous. ... Read More
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A 58-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Chao
Radiology 39 years experience
Well that sounds : Like you might have a problem in your back. You should ask your family doctor to examine you. See if you have a radiculopathy or just centralized pai... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Chan Hwang
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 28 years experience
Probably: Unless there is a specific reason not to get a massage, it should be fine for you to get one. Enjoy!
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