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In what ways do massage chairs reduce muscle spasms?

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Different stimulation modality like massage, vibration heat, cold etc change the spinal cord threshold and decrease firing by motor neurons.

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Different stimulation modality like massage, vibration heat, cold etc change the spinal cord threshold and decrease firing by motor neurons.
Dr. Nalinaksha Joshi
Dr. Nalinaksha Joshi
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In brief: See below

By manipulation of the muscles they increase blood flow which helps to decrease spasms.

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By manipulation of the muscles they increase blood flow which helps to decrease spasms.
Dr. Arnold Beresh
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