4 Benefits of Massage Therapy for Osteoarthritis

4 Benefits of Massage Therapy for Osteoarthritis

4 Benefits of Massage Therapy for Osteoarthritis

Did you know massage therapy offer benefits as a complimentary treatment for osteoarthritis and its related symptoms?

Osteoarthritis is a very common condition, affecting over 2 million people nationwide.

Osteoarthritis is a disease affecting the whole joint, including the bone, cartilage, ligaments and muscles, but most commonly occurs in the knees, finger joints, hips and feet.

4 benefits of massage therapy when dealing with osteoarthritis include:

  1. Massage therapy releases muscle tension and relaxed muscles reduce the weight burden load on the joints.
  2. Massage techniques can help in the removal of collagen tissue within the joints, improving joint flexibility and range of movement.
  3. Massage therapy offers pain relief by relaxing the muscles and tendons surrounding the joint.
  4. Massage can improve healthy circulation throughout the arthritic joints reducing swelling.

As a massage therapist, you are passionate about helping people by providing hands-on caregiving massage therapy that offers a balance between empathy, compassion, and professionalism. 

Having comprehensive liability insurance for massage therapy also guarantees a level of confidence and is a best business practice. 

The American Massage Council (AMC) offers the most affordable and reliable professional liability insurance for massage therapy coverage and more.

Professional liability insurance for massage therapy with American Massage Council offers peace of mind that you will be protected in your day-to-day massage practice so you can do what you love, helping others.

At the American Massage Council, we believe the more we help you, the more you will help others.

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