Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Traumatic Brain Injury affects around 20 Million people annually. Military personnel, athletes, workers, and others can be affected by a Traumatic Brain Injury. Cumulative traumas can exacerbate the effects of TBI. Repeated Traumatic Brain Injuries can accelerate the process of dementia, and contribute to the development of other neurodegenerative illness later in life.
In an attempt to understand how and why massage therapy is as effective as it seems to be, scientists and medical researchers from around the world have been studying it for decades. Some characteristics of massage therapy have been conclusively resolved with apparent consensus among the learned scholars, while other characteristics remain as inexplicably mysterious as ever.
What is massage therapy?
Massage therapy is a manipulation of muscles, ligaments, tendons, skin, fascia, and joints in the body. It is a practice that has been around since the beginning of peopledom. In fact, ancient techniques are still employed in today’s modern world.
The benefits of massage are extensive. Not only can it help alleviate pain and aid in physical maladies and day-to-day functioning,