Category Archives: Massage and Health

Therapeutic massage as it relates to health, citing research, published studies, articles, and statistics.

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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Mobile Chair Massage at Rutgers University: Students Discover Relaxation Through Therapeutic Massage

Rutgers University, New Jersey’s preeminent institution for higher learning and advanced studies, recently featured Mobile Chair Massage by Mountainside On Site Massage Therapy at it’s ‘RU Healthy‘ Fair For Students in the Golden Dome Gymnasium at the Newark campus.  Students … Continue reading

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Mobile Massage: Maximizing The Healthful Benefits of Therapeutic Massage By Lifestyle Choices Made Outside of Your Sessions

Mobile Massage Therapy is a good fit with today’s nonstop pace; wasting time driving to and from the spa is just too much for some.  In fact, from our very first online ads, we have described our Mobile Massage services … Continue reading

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In Home Massage: Making Time For What’s Important In Our Faster-Than-Fast-Paced Present Day Lives

In Home Massage Therapy has gained a foothold in American society over the last ten years.  Only a decade ago, when we were first starting out, this was not so.  There have always been therapists who travel to clients’ locations, … Continue reading

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Relaxation and Immunity: Can Therapeutic Massage Help?

After a massage session, we feel calm and relaxed, probably more serene and blissful than at most other times.  While this is a wonderful experience, in and of itself, the benefits of that heightened sense of calm extend deep into … Continue reading

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