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Benefits of Massage Therapy for Stress Relief

Stress seems to be running rife these days, with too many things on our “To-do” lists and longer hours at the office…. Not to mention cooking, cleaning and kids activities to facilitate!! In times gone by the body’s stress response was extremely vital for survival – fight or flight. On the rare occasion it can […]

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Magnesium: Missing link to Musculoskeletal Pain

Magnesium is generally an abundant mineral in the body which is utilized within every organ, especially your heart, muscles and kidneys. However there are certain lifestyle habits which we will explore further that can diminish the magnesium stored in the body.

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What is Reiki Healing?

Reiki is a Japanese complementary therapy for stress reduction and relaxation based on universal life-force energy which also promotes healing.

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Dealing with Fibromyalgia

There is a lot of talk of Fibromyalgia these days as this chronic condition is becoming ever more common throughout the world, affecting approximately 2┬áto 4 percent of Americans, mostly females. Fibromyalgia syndrome (FMS) is a common musculoskeletal disorder, and although much research is being done on the subject, the cause is still unknown. Research […]

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Hydrate for life

We have all heard that the body is made up of over 60% water and that we should drink 8 glasses of water per day, however there are some interesting facts about water and staying hydrated that you may not be aware of…

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The importance of Touch Therapies

The Importance of Touch

We all love a good massage, but something we often overlook is the importance of touch in our everyday lives. Through decades of social conditioning we have become a touch-phobic society, we’re not used to touching strangers, or even our friends, however touching in a way that makes us feel appreciated and cared for is […]

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