Massage and Research

Research into the benefits of Massage is picking up steam with more and more studies releasing their findings to support the health benefits you can achieve with regular massage.

The most recent preliminary study into the effects of Massage on Hormone and Immune functions in normal (re:healthy) individuals came to the following conclusion:
Preliminary data suggest that a single session of Swedish Massage Therapy produces measurable biologic effects. If replicated, these findings may have implications for managing inflammatory and autoimmune conditions.

You can read the details of the study at the following URL:

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20809811

 

I hope that I can continue to provide you with the latest research news for hte Massage Industry as they are released.