Why Massage Is Being Used As a Treatment for Depression


Increasingly, patients who suffer from depression are being told to seek out massage treatments as a part of their overall care plan. The reason? In addition to its array of positive physical effects, massage can greatly improve a person’s mental outlook as well because during as massage session, the brain releases chemicals into the bloodstream that induce profound feelings of relaxation and euphoria.

Best of all, massage doesn’t come with the harmful side effects associated with pharmaceutical depression treatments.

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