Massage Therapist and Veteran: an Unlikely Partnership (Guest Blogger Nicole Miller, LMT) — Rochester Massage Alliance
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Healing Hands: The Benefits of Massage Therapy

The purpose of massage therapy varies according to the practitioner. As a result, the intended goal also differs. Yet, the aim of all massage therapy includes an increased sense and actuality of a person’s well-being. This includes various physical, emotional and spiritual effects. The benefits one is to reap from therapeutic massage range from general [...]

There are many types of pregnancy prevention methods for men and women. Let’s have a look at several of the choices available to women for contraception either via medication, barrier methods or through natural family planning methods. • Calendar Method • Withdrawal / Rhythm Method • Charting Method • The Pill • IUD • Diaphragm [...]

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Due to the stress of pregnancy on a woman’s body, many studies have been done to find the benefits of chiropractic care during pregnancy. When a woman is carrying a developing baby, she will have a protruding belly; the curve in her spine will increase, her pelvis and hips will be thrown out of alignment, [...]

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While a woman’s body is working hard to support the baby or babies growing inside her, carrying all of the extra weight can be hard on her physically! It changes your body’s center of gravity when you’re carrying a baby, and it causes a lot of stress to your back, neck, shoulders, and abdominal muscles. [...]

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It is not enough for you to understand your craft. It is also not sufficient you are good or even superb in giving massage therapy. In order for the treatment to be both effective and comfortable, you need the proper equipment. Every trade and profession has essential tools. Massage therapy is no different. There are [...]

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Baby Massage is a growing trend in therapeutic massage. It is simple, free and can be performed anywhere. It has its roots in Ayurvedic medicine in India. This dates from around 1800 B.C. There is also a traditional Chinese form of Baby Massage. This is Infant Tui Na. Western massage therapy for infants dates only [...]

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Doing a pregnancy blog or online diary can be a great way to write and keep a journal account of your pregnancy. You can choose to share the blog with others as well as keep a journal for yourself. Starting a blog, originally known as a web log is not difficult. In essence, a blog [...]

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HYPNOBIRTHING

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Historically the first way to give birth, natural childbirth is a philosophy that, if adequately prepared, women can give birth to their child naturally without unnecessary medical intervention. Since the beginning of time women have given birth at home, generally assisted by a midwife, local doctor, or members of the woman’s family. Hypnobirthing is a [...]

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Having an STD while you are pregnant is never a good thing. If possible, STD’s should be cleared up as soon as possible or measures should be taken to ensure that the disease is not passed on to the baby. When pregnant women go to their first prenatal visit, they are generally tested for STD’s. [...]

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PRENATAL

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Prenatal care, or medical care recommended for women before and during pregnancy, has been around for centuries. Although it has differed from century to century, the overall aim of prenatal care is and always has been to detect any problems early on in the pregnancy and prevent them if possible through nutrition, exercise, and vitamin [...]

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