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5 Myths and Truths about Massage Therapy

5 Myths and Truths about

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Letting Go Without Losing Heart

The physician on my table wanted to chat for the first few minutes of his massage. It was early in my career, and I was seeing him at a well-known spa. He was a big fan of massage therapy...



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