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MENTAL HEALTH, LONELINESS AND MASSAGE

Jul 8, 2018 Wellness

It is estimated by the World Health Organization that depression will be the disease with the biggest global burden by 2030.  A survey created by Cigna found that “more than half of the 20,000 survey respondents said they sometimes or always feel no one knows them well.  And 2 in 5 felt like they lack companionship, that their relationships aren’t meaningful,...

How Massage Can Increase Flexibility

Jun 23, 2018 Wellness

Stretching and maintaining our flexibility is a critical part of our overall health. We know it’s important, but many don’t take the time to stretch daily or to include stretching in their exercise program. In addition to regular stretching, therapeutic massage is extremely beneficial to maintain and even increase your flexibility. Flexibility becomes reduced for...

LAST MINUTE GIFT GUIDE FOR FATHER'S DAY

Jun 9, 2018 Wellness

Father’s Day is just around the corner and we know you want to find the perfect gift for your dad. The tie has been your staple for the last few years – and now you’re feeling stuck. You’re looking for the perfect gift that lets your dad know how thankful you are for him and you keep coming up short. Look no further, we have the perfect Last-Minute...

The Power of Forgiveness

May 26, 2018 Wellness

“Not forgiving is like drinking rat poison and then waiting for the rat to die.” Anne Lamott Forgiveness is a word that gets used a lot in our culture but is often misunderstood. Many times, we equate forgiveness with becoming friends with someone who has hurt us or forgetting every pain that person may have caused in our lives. When we approach forgiveness in...

Massage Benefits for Arthritis Sufferers

May 19, 2018 Wellness

For many people with arthritis, there are days where the pain is hard to manage. In addition to the physical pain, there is also psychological turmoil and stress that comes along with living with chronic pain. Massage can be an excellent complement to help reduce physical pain and to bring peace and calm to an anxious mind. According to Tiffany Field, PhD, director of the...

What Teachers Really Want

May 5, 2018 Wellness

It’s that time of year - time to give a gift that expresses the true gratitude you have for your children’s teacher. The person who spends hours a day with your child: teaching them how to read, how to write, how to add, subtract and multiply. More than that, they are teaching the skills of what it means to be a good friend, how to respect others, how to be a contributing...

5 Ways to Celebrate and Honor Your Mom this Mother's Day

Apr 28, 2018 Wellness

From, what seems like, the beginning of time, mothers were honored for all they do. In some cultures, it was one day a year and some, more often. Of course, we know every day should be set aside to honor mothers, but the modern era Mother’s Day was created by Anna Marie Jarvis in the early 1900’s. Anna Marie saw her mother tending to the wounded during the civil war...

5 Steps for a DIY Home Spa Retreat

Apr 21, 2018 Wellness

Between work, kids, school and social activities, bills, and traffic, it’s safe to say that many of us could use a relaxing vacation. A spa retreat with our besties or significant other. Of course, a spa weekend can rejuvenate the body, mind, and spirit, but it can also be pricey. So, what do you do when you could use a wellness retreat but lack the time and funds? Why...

The Sweet Smell of Relaxation

Apr 14, 2018 Wellness

Do you remember the smell of your childhood home? Or perhaps a specific lotion that you got on that Hawaiian vacation? Our sense of smell is one of our strongest and most powerful senses. A single whiff can open a floodgate of memories and affect how we feel emotionally and sometimes even physically. We can tap into this superpower by using our sense of smell to help us relax...

How frequently should you get a massage?

Apr 8, 2018 Wellness

More than ever before, our lives are filled with chronic stress and body fatigue. From traffic and work stress to leading more sedentary lifestyles filled with excess screen time, we are feeling the effects. Self-care is critical to avoid more serious problems that arise from these body and mind stressors. Self-care rarely happens spontaneously. We must be intentional about taking...

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