Table Talk; Massage News From Around The World
March 19, 2012 Leave a comment
News Picks by Desmond Slattery
2 great articles on the field of Massage from the New York Times
Here and Here.
The sections that got me interested referred to the beneficial effects on recovery and production of mitochondria. As a former competitive cyclist, I was all too familiar with the stories of doping in the pro ranks. One of the key attributes of doping is speeding recovery. Recently, I just learned of some amateur athletes that I used to race with, busted for doping. The point here is, athletes go to extremes to gain an edge. Properly trained sports massage therapists can take advantage of this and offer safe, legal “doping”.
Do-It Yourself Massage (New York Times)
Is it like the real thing? I don’t think so!
Are you charging what you are worth? (Las Vegas Examiner)
Check out what top spas are charging for Warm Bamboo and Thai Poultice Treatments
New from the Dark Ages (Beloit Daily News) Massage Therapists shouldn’t conduct business within 100 feet of a church? REALLY?