Massages work on the body helping with aches and pains, relaxing the body and improving well-being. The power of touch is often under estimated in the west for its healing properties. When a child is hurt, they often seek out a parent for a hug, an embrace. As we get older the availability of touch is reduced normally its only supplied by a significant partner.
Yet massage releases many feel-good hormones such as dopamine, serotonin, endorphins and oxytocin. A therapeutic massage ...Continue Reading →