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I LOVE Prenatal Massage

Seriously, is there anything more adorable than a pregnant woman? Don’t get me wrong, though. As a massage therapist, I know better than most what kinds of challenges those lovely ladies face.  Beyond the glowy face, the weird cravings, and the

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Spring Sale: DOUBLED!

You spoke, I listened! I’m excited to offer you all my Spring Sale, starting March 29! When I polled you all on Facebook, the top 2 things you wanted to see go on sale were: GIFT CERTIFICATES and HOT STONES!

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Muscle Pain vs Nerve Pain

PAIN It’s a part of the human condition. Let’s face it, if you’re alive, you’ve felt pain at one point or another. Worse, yet, is when you go to see someone for your pain, and you have to pay for

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Massage for Thoracic Outlet Syndrome: What a pain (in the neck, the arm, and the hand)

Referral pattern of the scalenes, which can cause Thoracic Outlet Syndrome

Picture Copyright: J. Smolders, B.A., D.C. 1984

Thoracic Outlet Syndrome Thoracic Outlet Syndrome (or TOS) Thoracic Outlet Syndrome (or TOS for short) is a common problem characterized by numbness, tingling, and pain in the neck, down the arm, and into the fingertips.  Traditionally, thoracic outlet syndrome is

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How I Manage My Pain

“Katey, what do YOU do for pain?” This seems to be a pretty hot topic for my clients. I’m a professional at managing pain, so it makes a lot of sense that I’d have some nifty pain-management regimen  to pass

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Black Friday Sale! The Best Massage in Athens Ohio

This is it! The moment you’ve been waiting for. Time for me to announce my So here’s what we’ve got going on:   **11am-5pm Friday, November 29 and 9am-7pm Saturday, November 30** Gift Certificates: 20% off My regular Massage Gift

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Health is the Greatest Gift

  It’s True, Health is the Greatest Gift. How often do we wish  or pray for the health of family, friends, and loved ones? With the holidays right around the corner, it can be difficult to give those we love

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Easing Rotator Cuff Pain with Massage Therapy

What is the Rotator Cuff?       The rotator cuff (sometimes mistakenly called the “rotator cup”) is a name for the area of the shoulder where the humerus (upper arm bone) meets the body in a “ball and socket”

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Rolling Out The New Massage Referral Program

Welcome back, everyone! I wanted to give you all a bit more incentive for the massage referral program. Starting in September, I’ll be keeping track of all the new people that come into my office and how they found me.

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Sciatica: Treating with Massage

Sharp, stabbing pain in the hip and glute. Referred pain and tingling that travels down the back of the leg and sometimes wrapping around to the big toe. If you’ve ever experienced sciatic pain, you rarely need a doctor to tell

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