Osteoarthritis + Massage
A recent study conducted by the National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM) concluded that a weekly session of massage therapy significantly reduced pain in patients suffering from osteoarthritis of the knee. For those of us who prefer to find an alternative route towards healing—shunning over-medication and doctor visits, this is good news.
Massage therapy has moved into the mainstream as a natural remedy and treatment for a variety of ailments. As more research is conducted, more areas come to light that benefit from regular massage therapy. If you’ve ever considered a career in the health field, but weren’t sure where you might fit it—this could be the answer: a practice in clinical massage therapy.
The Soma Institute offers a comprehensive 11 and 15-month Clinical Massage Therapy program designed to train students to become massage practitioners. With a renowned reputation, Soma is known for its dedication towards the betterment of healthcare. Find out more about their program by calling an Admissions Representative at 1-800-694-5314. A new career is waiting for you!