children massage

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children massage

A general term for the use of massage in children; mainstream medical indications for children massage include physical problems caused by birth defects, physical disabilities, trauma and neuromuscular disease; advocates of alternative healthcare believe that massage is of use to children who suffer stress and tension related to emotional trauma.
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of Wisconsin respectively) consider the therapeutic potential and clinical implications of gentle massage for children and infants with special needs in this guide for parents and other caregivers.
The centre offers free remedial massage for children with spinal and joint problems, cerebral palsy, multiple sclerosis, arthritis and stress- related disorders.
She specializes in massage for children with disabilities and teaches it to parents and therapists in the US and abroad.
Furthermore, massage for children with cancer appears to decrease anxiety in both parents and children (16).
I strongly object to the statement that we are providing any kind of massage for children.
There's even a special aromatic massage for children.