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About Unending-Health-Quest_Editor

Health Care Professional. Educator. Writer. Thinker. Empathic Human Being Helping Others.

Girls Spa Parties and Bullying: Changing Negative Patterns Among Kids’ Interactions

Most of us have some connection to the topic of bullying.  Some of us were bullied, others have had family members or friends who suffered the same sad fate.  I certainly was not a bully (actually, I was bullied in … Continue reading

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Couples Massage as a Unique Bonding Experience: Relaxing and Healing Together Breaks Boring Routines

Couples have held hands throughout the entire session.  That is really cute.  Do couples tend to do so more in wintertime?  I’m not really sure, but I think it may be so!  So many of our clients have told us … Continue reading

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Post-natal Massage: Helping to Restore Your Flatter Tummy

Most women who have had their first child are very disappointed at the (lack of)  speed with which their stomach returns to ‘normal’.  In a normal situation, the stomach starts to flatten  after a couple of weeks, and becomes practically … Continue reading

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Massage Therapist as First-Line Health Advocate: Trained in Observing Signs of Pathology, Therapists Notice And Report Health Issues Before Anyone

Massage Therapists, whether employed in a spa setting, or working with a mobile company like ours, are an invaluable part of your health care team.  Chances are, if you are a regular massage therapy client, you see the massage therapist … Continue reading

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Massage For Children: Even Kids Get Stressed

Children’s massage is not at all a new development, though it is not nearly as popular in the US as it is worldwide.  In many traditional cultures, massage for children is commonplace and nearly ubiquitous, such as is the case … Continue reading

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Massage For Children: Fostering Assertiveness Through Client Empowerment

Being assertive means being fully capable of  expressing one’s feelings, thoughts,  and needs directly, openly and honestly, asserting one’s rights, in a manner which is yet respectful of others. (Lloyd, 1998)  As a Massage Therapist who works with children, I … Continue reading

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Spa Parties, Money Skills, and Their Lack of Real Correlation: Considering the Matter Further

Only six months ago, a thought-provoking  article was published by Reuters authored by Chelsea Emery entitled, “Your Money – Spa parties and money-smart daughters.’ Only a few days ago, I encountered this article for the first time, and in the … Continue reading

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Massage Gift Certificates: Giving The Gift Of Wellness is Always De Jour

Massage Gift Certificates make wonderful gifts, appropriate  for both loved ones very close to us, as well as acquaintance and work contacts we may not be quite so familiar with.  Gift giving, and the quest to give the perfect give, … Continue reading

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Chair Massage: An Innovation That Has Aided the Popularity of Corporate On Site Therapeutic Massage

Chair Massage is fast becoming a new trend in the world of business,  all the way from Fortune 500 companies,  to independently owned and operated local small businesses.  Corporate Chair Massage has grown in popularity largely because of the positive … Continue reading

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A Message To Our Clients After Hurricane Sandy

As it’s now Friday, many of us are returning to some normalcy in our lives after Hurricane Sandy.  Unfortunately, many others will continue to feel the effects of the storm.  We had lost electricity and suffered many downed trees in … Continue reading

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