Massage Can Be Used To Ease Pain

07 May Posted by in Blog, Massage | Comments Off on Massage Can Be Used To Ease Pain

Massage is gaining increasing popularity. People are no longer turning to massage solely as a means to pamper themselves. Many people are using massage instead of medications to treat many medical ailments. Even insurance companies are covering massage as a form of treatment.

Many people are turning to massage as a method to ease pain. Athletes are including massage into their well-being plans as a means to not only prevent injury but also to recover from injuries. Athletes are not the only ones benefiting from the pain relieving qualities of massage, people who experience back pain can greatly benefit from getting a regular massage. People who get regular massages for pain report getting a great amount of relief from the pain. Massage help to block your nervous system’s pain receptors. Massage has the ability to boost serotonin and dopamine, which are your feel-good hormones. Massage also has the ability to lower the stress hormone cortisol. These lead to pain relief. It is important that when you are getting a massage for pain that you are going to a licensed massage therapist who knows what they are doing.

If you are interested in getting a massage, contact Space Coast Massage & Spa  at 321-729-9000 to schedule an appointment.