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View the Evidence:
79 Abstracts with Massage/Therapeutic Touch Research

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Pubmed Data : Rheumatol Int. 2010 Jul;30(9):1151-7. Epub 2010 Mar 20. PMID: 20306046
Study Type : Meta Analysis
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Diseases : Fibromyalgia
Therapeutic Actions : Massage/Therapeutic Touch
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Pubmed Data : J Antimicrob Chemother. 2001 Oct;48(4):487-91. PMID: 18630537
Study Type : Human Study
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Diseases : Insomnia
Therapeutic Actions : Acupuncture, Massage/Therapeutic Touch
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Pubmed Data : Zhongguo Zhen Jiu. 2010 Sep;30(9):731-3. PMID: 20886792
Study Type : Human Study
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Therapeutic Actions : Massage/Therapeutic Touch
Pharmacological Actions : Galactogogue
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Pubmed Data : Microbes Infect. 2006 May;8(6):1450-4. Epub 2006 Mar 29. PMID: 18534325
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Ginger, Orange
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Pubmed Data : Taehan Kanho Hakhoe Chi. 2007 Jun;37(4):603-12. PMID: 17615482
Study Type : Human Study
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Pubmed Data : Palliat Med. 2004 Mar;18(2):87-92. PMID: 15046404
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Lavender
Diseases : Insomnia
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Pubmed Data : Int J Nurs Pract. 2012 Apr ;18(2):164-9. PMID: 22435980
Study Type : Human Study
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Substances : Lavender
Diseases : Colic
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Pubmed Data : Int J Nurs Pract. 2010 Oct;16(5):454-60. PMID: 20854342
Study Type : Human Study
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Therapeutic Actions : Massage/Therapeutic Touch

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84 Diseases Researched for Massage/Therapeutic Touch
NameACCKFocus
Postpartum Depression762
Premature Birth652
Depression340
Autism432
Autism Spectrum Disorders432
Immune Disorders: Low Immune Function330
Insomnia330
Low Back Pain 230
Osteoarthritis: Knee322
Atopic Dermatitis220
Birth: Labor & Delivery220
Breast Cancer220
Cancer: Pain 120
Cancers: All120
Cocaine Withdrawal220
Cortisol: High220
Fibromyalgia120
HIV Infections220
Headache220
Infants: Very Low Birth Weight/Low Birth Weight220
Postoperative Recovery220
Stress220
AIDS110
Abdominal Obesity (Midsection Fat)110
Alcohol Withdrawal110
Alzheimer's Disease110
Amphetamine Addiction/Withdrawal110
Anorexia110
Anxiety Disorders110
Athletic Performance: Recovery 110
Body Image Distortions110
Bowel Surgery110
Breastfeeding: Complications110
Burns110
Burns: Severe110
Catecholamines: Elevated110
Cellulite110
Chemotherapy-Induced Nausea110
Circulation Problems110
Cocaine Toxicity 110
Cold Intolerance110
Colic110
Constipation110
Cystic Fibrosis110
Dementia110
Diabetic Ulcer110
Dry Eye Syndromes110
Edema110
End-Stage Renal Disease110
Fatigue110
High Cortisol110
Hypogalactia110
Kidney Failure110
Kidney Failure: Chronic110
Lactation Disorders110
Low Immune Function: Natural Killer Cells110
Morning Sickness110
Multiple Sclerosis110
Muscle Soreness: Exercise-Induced110
Nasal Congestion110
Neurogenic Bladder110
Overactive Bladder110
Parkinson's Disease110
Peripheral Arterial Disease110
Pregnancy Complications110
Premenstrual syndrome110
Preterm Infant Care110
Renal Disease: End-Stage110
Respiratory Distress Syndrome: Newborn110
Schizophrenia110
Sciatica110
Smoking Cessation110
Smoking Cessation: Nicotine Addiction110
Surgery: All 110
Sympathetic Nervous System: Over-Activity110
Upper Respiratory Infections110
Wound Healing110
Osteoarthritis12
Child Abuse: Psychological Effects11
Domestic Violence11
Family Violence11
Postpartum Blood Loss11
Postpartum Hemorrhage11
Violence11

Massage/Therapeutic Touch-Related Blogs

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Millions are helplessly addicted to tobacco, unaware that a natural aid for smoking cessation can be found not at the local pharmacy, but at your grocer's fruit stand.
Maternity and gynecology researchers have determined that abdominal massage with essential oils will decrease pain and excessive bleeding in difficult menstruation.
Written by Eleni Roumeliotou
Skin to skin contact between the mother and her new-born baby can have impressive healing and even life-saving effects for the infant.

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