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By Castledowns Chiropractic Clinic
July 01, 2016
Category: Health
Tags: Massage Therapy  

What you need to know about massage therapy treatment

If you’ve been hurt in a car accident, suffered a traumatic injury, or you are suffering from a debilitating medical condition, massage massage therapytherapy can help relieve pain and soothe your aching muscles. Massage therapy can also help you overcome the pain of everyday overuse too! Whatever the reason for your sore muscles, aching joints, tendons and ligaments stretched to the limit, your doctors at Castledowns Chiropractic Clinic in Edmonton, Alberta, want you to know what massage therapy can do for you.

Your doctors at Castledowns Chiropractic Clinic want you to know massage therapy can relieve your pain and help you recover from:

  • Headaches and jaw disorders
  • Arthritis and carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Pulled or strained muscles or ligaments
  • Circulatory problems and digestive issues
  • Stress and insomnia

Massage therapy can help soothe your muscles and loosen up tight tendons and ligaments, which helps to increase your range of motion. The gentle movements of massage also boost circulation, which helps your tissues heal.

Your massage therapists at Castledowns Chiropractic Clinic will use a combination of hand techniques to ensure pain relief and improve wellness. Fixed and moving pressure, compression and vibration are just some of the methods used to provide healing massage therapy. They may also use devices like traction tables and rollers to stretch out tense muscles and tissue.

Massage therapy will help you and your body start feeling better if you are suffering the pain of a sports injury, whiplash from a car accident, or any other traumatic injury. Massage therapy performed by your massage therapists at Castledowns Chiropractic Clinic can also help with symptoms related to common medical conditions like diabetes, arthritis, and sciatica.

You can also benefit from massage as a preventive measure. It allows you to keep your muscles and tissues loose, which can prevent injury. Massage therapy is a vital addition to your general health regimen, both physically and mentally, to relieve the stress of everyday life. To find out more about what massage therapy can do for you or to make an appointment, call your doctors at Castledowns Chiropractic Clinic in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Call today and feel better tomorrow!

By Castledowns Chiropractic Clinic
January 20, 2016
Category: Health
Tags: Massage Therapy  

Learn more about how massage therapy could improve your general health.

When it comes to treating many physical issues you could turn to prescription medications and other common remedies to help you feel better, but sometimes these measures don’t always work as effectively as someone may want. Find out if you could benefit from seeingChiropractor your Edmonton, AB chiropractors Dr. Christopher Oviatt and Dr. Michelle Martinook for massage therapy.

Here are just some of the incredible advantages that you can enjoy when you get massage therapy in Edmonton:

Reduce or Eliminate Pain

Whether you are dealing with neck, back or general muscle pain anyone can benefit from getting a massage. Many people experience pain because of sitting improperly at a desk for the majority of their day. Whatever the cause of your pain chiropractic care can relax stiff and tense muscles to provide the relief you need.

Increase Flexibility and Range-of-Motion

Flexibility and joint movement can decrease either as a result of an injury or just as a natural part of aging. But a massage can help to increase fluidity in the joints and make flexibility easier. Because of this increase in joint fluidity, you can also reduce your chances of injury.

Reduce Stress

Stress affects everyone at some point or another and trying to incorporate healthier habits into your lifestyle can certainly go a long way to reduce anxiety. Even one massage can reduce cortisol and insulin levels and leave you feeling more relaxed.

Improve Circulation

Massage helps to improve blood flow to certain areas of the body, which can improve overall function and also promote faster healing in injured regions.

Boost the Immune System

Some research has found that getting massages routinely can actually reduce cytokines, the molecules responsible for inflammation. Inflammation can lead to serious issues like cardiovascular disease and depression.

Interested in finding out more about massage therapy and what it can do for you? Then it’s time you called our Edmonton chiropractic office for a consultation. Castledowns Chiropractic Clinic is here to alleviate symptoms and help you get on with what matters most in life.

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