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What are the benefits of massage therapy?

11 doctors weighed in
Dr. Haleh Niknia-Agdassi
Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine
8 doctors agree

In brief: Many benefits

There are numerous theories about how massage therapy may affect the body and studies are underway to look at benefits.
Current research supports the general conclusion that massage therapy may be effective for anxiety, low back pain (short term benefits noted), may help to relieve pain and improve mood in cancer patients, can improve function in neck pain.

In brief: Many benefits

There are numerous theories about how massage therapy may affect the body and studies are underway to look at benefits.
Current research supports the general conclusion that massage therapy may be effective for anxiety, low back pain (short term benefits noted), may help to relieve pain and improve mood in cancer patients, can improve function in neck pain.
Dr. Haleh Niknia-Agdassi
Dr. Haleh Niknia-Agdassi
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Dr. Abdul Ahmed
Orthopedic Surgery
2 doctors agree

In brief: Massage therapy

It is beneficial to to treat myalgias ( muscle pain ) , fascial pain and tendinitis.
It helps relax the tissues & muscles.

In brief: Massage therapy

It is beneficial to to treat myalgias ( muscle pain ) , fascial pain and tendinitis.
It helps relax the tissues & muscles.
Dr. Abdul Ahmed
Dr. Abdul Ahmed
Thank
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