Read a continuing article in most recent edition of ABMP’s Massage and Bodywork. It really reiterated THE KIND of massage that needs to be done on patients with certain maladies. This one talked specifically of certain disorders and diseases that can cause lymphatic system problems and how treating them with A CERTAIN kind of massage therapy (“typical” Swedish massage) can exacerbate the condition. The massage therapist needs to use broad, encompassing compression instead; compression’s great for keeping fluids moving!


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