Imagine your life having to live with chronic pain. Every single day you wake up in pain and much of the time you don’t get enough sleep knowing your day will involve pain. And then, the depression and anxiety and other emotional responses to chronic pain kick in. But there is good news for those suffering from chronic pain. There is research that shows massage therapy in San Jose can be an excellent tool in pain management and pain relief. Here is what has been discovered concerning massage therapy and chronic pain.
It seems that those who receive massage therapy for chronic pain become more aware of their bodies as well as the pain they experience. A massage therapist does more than just provide relief from pain, but also provides a positive impact by virtue of human touch. Massage therapy makes you feel comfortable in your body. The comfort level provided by massage therapy improves confidence in those who suffer chronic pain and helps them deal with it better.
The effectiveness of massage therapy lies in the simple notion to discover the root cause of the chronic pain. Massage therapists utilize an approach where they focus on the entire body system in its relationship to soft tissue. So the care of those who suffer chronic pain isn’t just at the site of pain.
Research continues in the positive effects massage therapy has on those who suffer chronic pain. But enough research exists to encourage those suffering chronic pain to try massage therapy.
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Posted on 02/11/2016 at 08:30 PM