Latest foot massage Stories

Foot Massage Eases Symptoms Of Breast Cancer
2012-11-14 15:23:24

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online No matter which side of the debate you stand, one cannot refute the fact that foot massage carries with it some benefits. These benefits may be as simple and small as general relaxation, but they are benefits all the same. Some even believe that foot massage, when administered by someone with the proper training, can even relieve other ailments, such as poor circulation and fatigue as well as lend a certain sensual benefit...

2010-03-24 15:44:32

Receiving soothing massages for eight weeks after the death of a loved one can provide much-needed consolation during an intense, stressful period of grieving, according to a study in the April issue of the Journal of Clinical Nursing. Eighteen people who had lost a relative to cancer took part in the study. Participants ranged from 34 to 78 years of age and included widows, widowers, daughters and sisters. Nine chose foot massage, eight chose hand massage and one asked for both. Only three...

2006-03-07 09:20:00

BEIJING -- Chinese delegates tired from walking through the vast Great Hall of the People during the ongoing session of parliament may want to check in with colleague Zhang Liyong, China's so-called "foot massage secretary." Zhang, a delegate from northwest Shaanxi province, has been getting praise in parliament for his campaign to turn foot massage into an employment booster in his hometown of Xianyang, despite the reputation of massage parlors nationwide as being fronts for prostitution,...

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