Massage Chair for Menstrual Pain Relief
Menstrual pain is common a common medical finding estimated to affect up to 80% of women.
No one definitive cause has been identified, but several factors are known to influence symptoms including diet, genetics, hormone fluctuation, and stress.
Because a period gives rise to both physical and psychological symptoms, stressful events in life and at work can make symptoms worse.
Emotional symptoms affect the way you think, feel and respond and can give rise to more stress and irritability.
Major physical symptoms of a period include pain, aches and cramps, lower back pain, leg pain, headache and more.
A Massage Chair for period
A chair massage helps in promoting blood flow and releases endorphins. This can help reduce emotional and psychological symptoms.
Automatic programs seen in the massage chairs and the state of the art technology seen in advanced chairs like Dr. Care massage chair add extra features to use on both your period and every day use that can also be a huge plus in pain relief. The complete massage chair experience!
For physical pain, massage chairs can stimulate renewed energy and restore hormonal balance by also promoting blood circulation and lymph flow.
Compression is especially effective for addressing leg pain, hip pain, neck and other conditions related with period pain. Relax! We’ve got you covered.
Massage of swollen areas of your body can prevent the accumulation of fluid in the body and relieve abdominal bloating and edematous swelling.
A massage chair that has the technology to go into zero gravity can provide full body relaxation by removing extra stress from your joints, back, especially if you are experiencing lower back pain.
If you thought a heating pad can support your cramping and provide care at home, imagine what full body spa heating in a massage chair can do for you to relax!
Heat can help in every part of your body and can be used during your massage as well. Complete care during that time of the month with your massage chair is another reason they are a fantastic must have addition to your home.
Deep Tissue Massage
Lastly, deep tissue massage can help with achy muscles in particular with the lower extremity.
Deep tissue massages promotes better sleep. Sleep resets the balance of neurotransmitters in the brain, helping the body repair and renew itself, while improving memory, mental focus and cognitive performance. Emotional stress from period pain? Not a problem when you start your day off with your massage chair!
Show me the research!
While more research is needed to determine more exactly the causes of menstrual and pre menstrual pain and the efficacy of massage as treatment, much has already been established. A study published in the Journal of Psychosomatic Obstetrics and Gynecology investigated a variety of therapies for symptoms.
For this study, researchers from the Touch Research Institute in the University of Miami School of Medicine recruited 24 women aged 19 – 45 years and suffering from opens in a new windowPMDD (premenstrual dysphoric disorder).
The women were randomly assigned to either massage therapy or relaxation techniques (breathing, stretching and yoga-like exercises etc.).
The results supported massage therapy as effective treatment:
“The massage group showed decreases in anxiety, depressed mood and pain immediately after the first and last massage sessions. The longer term (5 weeks) effects of massage therapy included a reduction in pain and water retention and overall menstrual distress.”
A premium massage chair, readily available in your home can offer healing treatment as well. A massage chair will stimulate better blood circulation and lymph flow, allow the release of endorphins, and promote relaxation and better sleep.
Just about any of our Dr.Care massage chairs can provide elements that promote positive health depending on whether you like a soft and gentle touch or a deep tissue therapeutic chair.
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Hernandez-Reif, M, et al. “Massage and Premenstrual Syndrome.” Touch Research Institute, 2000, www6.miami.edu/touch-research/AdultMassage.html.
“What Is PMS?” What Is PMS? What Causes It and What Are the Symptoms?, A.Vogel, www.avogel.co.uk/health/pms/what-is-pms/.
Hernandez-Reif, M, and A Martinez. “Premenstrual Symptoms Are Relieved by Massage Therapy.” Taylor and Francis Online, 7 July 2009, www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.3109/01674820009075603?journalCode=ipob20&.
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