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Are massages relaxing and do they help cure sporting injuries such as strained muscles?
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2 doctors agree
In brief: Yes they are relaxin
Massage can help to bring increased blood flow to the injured site and help in stretching out injured muscles which will enhance healing.

In brief: Yes they are relaxin
Massage can help to bring increased blood flow to the injured site and help in stretching out injured muscles which will enhance healing.
Dr. Arnold Beresh
Dr. Arnold Beresh
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Dr. Vasu Brown
Wound care
2 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
Muscles respond to gentle massaging, they help heal injuries curing depends on the amount of tissue injured and other factors that might need help.

In brief: Yes
Muscles respond to gentle massaging, they help heal injuries curing depends on the amount of tissue injured and other factors that might need help.
Dr. Vasu Brown
Dr. Vasu Brown
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Dr. Richard Pollard
Anesthesiology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: See below
Yes they are relaxing.
Ni, in themselves, they do not cure sporting injuries such as strained muscles. These muscles will heal on their own. Massage might make you feel better while you are healing.

In brief: See below
Yes they are relaxing.
Ni, in themselves, they do not cure sporting injuries such as strained muscles. These muscles will heal on their own. Massage might make you feel better while you are healing.
Dr. Richard Pollard
Dr. Richard Pollard
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