Did you know #Massage #Therapy can help improve #posture? .
Many of us experience back, neck, and muscle pain from a variety of sources. However, one of the primary causes of this pain results from poor posture. In fact, chronic back pain, which is a very common reason for missed work days and cause of disability, is often the result of incorrect or poor posture while standing and/or sitting. Moreover, poor posture and repetitive or overuse movements can also contribute to the strain on the back and other potential problem areas. As a result, the added strain often causes spasms, pain, and tense muscles in the hips, glutes, back, neck, and legs.
Massage therapy can help get the body back into proper alignment. In fact, improving one’s posture can be one of the most beneficial and #relaxing aspects of massage therapy. Massage allows the body to relax and loosen the muscles made tense and sore via bad posture. In turn, this allows the body to position itself in its organic and pain-free posture. As part of a consistent massage therapy program, the body’s muscles are loosened and relaxed. Moreover, the joints have greater freedom, flexibility, range of motion, and pressure points are relieved. As a result, the body is able to position itself in an organic and healthy posture. In short, massage therapy helps to correct the positions and movements developed over time as a reaction to pain.