Chronic Tension Headache Relieved With Massage

by Rathi Manohar on  July 11, 2010 at 10:44 AM Alternative Medicine News
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People who suffer from tension headache will find their psychological and physiological state improve within twenty four hours with a 30-minute massage, confirm scientists.
Chronic Tension Headache Relieved With Massage
Chronic Tension Headache Relieved With Massage

Researcher Cristina Toro Velasco and Professor Manuel Arroyo Morales showed that a 30-minute massage on cervical trigger points improves autonomic nervous system regulation in these patients.

Similarly, patients report a perceived relief from symptoms within 24 hours after the massage.

The results of this pioneer study were published in American Journal of Manipulative Physiological and Therapeutics. (ANI)

Source: ANI

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