Massage and Health
Massage therapy can be an important part of an integrative approach to health and wellness.
Years of research support massage therapy for many health treatments. In fact, consumers are turning to massage to support their health needs now more than ever before.
A recent consumer study sponsored by AMTA indicates that 88 percent of individuals view massage therapy as beneficial to overall health and wellness. From relieving pain to managing cancer symptoms and reducing depression, explore the many health advantages of massage therapy.
Massage as an Alternative to Opioids
Explore the latest science on massage as a nonpharmacological approach for pain relief.
Massage Therapy and Veterans
Learn how massage therapy can make a difference for veterans dealing with chronic pain.
Massage for Pain Relief
Find out how AMTA is leading the conversation on massage therapy and pain relief.
Massage for Mental Health
Learn how massage therapy can help relieve anxiety and depression, boosting mental health.
Massage for Rehabilitation
Explore how massage can help patients recover from surgeries and joint replacements.
Massage and Medical Treatment
Discover how massage can be a beneficial part of integrative treatments for medical conditions.