In a number of diseases, often involving a long loss of working capacity, one of the first places is occupied by joint diseases. An important role in the system of complex therapy of joint diseases belongs to massage, under the influence of which pain decreases, absorption of effusion in the joint and periarticular mucous bags is accelerated, lymph and blood circulation in the joint and periarticular tissues improve. Continue reading
Massage therapy is the main pathogenetic method for the treatment and prevention of injuries and diseases.
Medical massage, like any other type of massage, with the right choice of its techniques and the method of their use, with the right dosage, has a beneficial effect on the whole body: improving the general well-being of the person being massaged, increasing his vitality. Continue reading
Massage used to promote health, body care, disease prevention, relieve fatigue (overwork), etc., is called hygienic.
Hygienic massage was used by ancient Egyptian, Roman and Greek warriors as a means of caring for their body.
The ancient Greeks for this purpose had experienced specialists – “pedotribes”, or gymnastics teachers who own massage. Continue reading