Massage Therapy Journal

Spring 2020

Current issue: Spring 2020

A Conversation with Michael Phelps

Learn more about AMTA's 2020 National Convention Opening Session Keynote Speaker, including the role massage therapy played in his Olympic training and some things that may surprise you, like how for Phelps it was never about the medals.

Post-surgery Relief for Pain
Feb 10, 2020
There is increasing evidence that massage therapy can help manage issues related to post-surgical scars, such as pain and reduced range of motion.
Is Massage Nature's Sleep Aid?
Feb 10, 2020
For millions of Americans, massage therapy could be the secret to a better night's sleep.
Research Literacy: Massage & Sleep
Feb 10, 2020
Does massage therapy improve sleep in infants and their mothers?
Massage Therapy for Workplace Injuries
Feb 10, 2020
Learn more about the benefits massage therapy offers to clients managing workplace injuries.
Client Outreach: Massage Before Cataract Surgery
Feb 10, 2020
Hand massage has a positive effect on patients' vital signs before and after cataract surgery.


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