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Bodywork Therapy Spotlight – Applied Kinesiology

Not to be confused with Kinesiology, the study of movement, Applied Kinesiology is all about using the nerve impulses that run through musculature to diagnose and treat illnesses. Developed by a chiropractor, it is a very controversial form of diagnosis … Continue reading

Abhyanga Massage (Spring edition)

Back in newsletter #8, I talked about Ayruvedic Massage or Abhyanga Massage, where large amounts of warm oil is used. The strokes are similar to Swedish style circular and vertical motions, and the effects of stimulating the lymphatic system are … Continue reading

Thai Massage

Is there a different between Thai Massage and Thai Yoga Massage? Both of these terms can be used interchangeably, so be sure when you try Thai massage yourself, ask the practitioner’s background — do they have experience with yoga and/or … Continue reading