Chronic Neck Conditions
A study in 2014 found that multiple 60 minute neck massages per week produces better results in the treatment of chronic neck conditions than fewer or shorter treatments.
Osteoporosis of the Knee
A 2012 NCCAM study found that a 60 minute weekly Swedish massage for the treatment of osteoporosis of the knee was optimal in producing significant improvement in function and pain…
The effects of massage on posterior shoulder tightness were reported in 2012 following the results of a randomized controlled trial. The study found significant improvements to shoulder movement in the…
Inflammation in Muscles
A 2012 study found that a 10 minute massage may help to reduce inflammation in muscles. As a non-drug therapy, massage holds the potential to help not just athletes but…
In a randomized placebo-controlled trial in 2012, which looked at the effect of massage therapy on the immune system of preterm infants, the immunity of the infants receiving massage had…