The art of massage dates back to as ancient as the 2000BC. This makes it one of the most ancient sciences. Believed to have been
resurrected by a Dutch massage practitioner, this soon, caught the fancy of the Chinese traditional practitioners and thereafter travelled
across continents to become the most widespread science. It has been adapted by almost all the ancient civilizations for being so useful and non-invasive.
Massage is effectively gaining recognition for the treatments of muscular adhesions, in cases of deep vein thrombosis, and even in those women who have had a
In all these conditions the strokes, used in are directed to increase blood flow, and facilitate removal of toxins. This kind of massage is
also done to get rid of the lymphatic secretions effectively. This is one of the reasons, why physicians recommend using this technique, to facilitate the
health of diseased muscles!
In general, physicians do not recommend massaging the elbows, because it eventually results in a process that makes spur like formation of bones, around
the elbow joint. This process is called Myositis Ossificans. Massage is recommended to be carried out under medical supervision. However,
it is usually seen that people do not keep these things in mind and in the end, face more damage than benefits!
To become a registered therapist, is no mean feat. You have to be strong willed, and be able to take up all sorts of challenges imaginable. You should have
patient care at the core of your heart and you should be genuinely concerned about them. The most important thing to remember is that it is a part of the
healthcare delivery system, and there are already very prominent names in the field. If you want to be a cut above the rest, you have to prove it with your
Therefore, therapy is a science that is easy to master, if you have the right approach and attitude towards it.