In this post, Dr. Weidner defines the term “shiatsu,” explains what differentiates a shiatsu massage from other forms of massage, and demonstrates, on the Inada DreamWave, how the rollers in a massage chair function to emulate a shiatsu massage.
Dr. Weidner defines the term “stretch” as it pertains to massage chairs, explains how a typical stretch program works on the body, and demonstrates a stretch program in action in this post.
I am seeing more and more chairs that boast “4D” roller technology. The first time I saw this I wondered “I learned in physics class that there are only 3 dimensions – the x-axis, the y-axis, and the z-axis. Where is this 4th dimension?” Well, of course, there really isn’t a 4th dimension, at least […]
The very idea of doing taxes causes some people to have panic attacks, and April 15th, Tax Day, is known as one of the most stressful days of the year. This kind of stress can cause headaches and muscle aches, but you can avoid it if you plan ahead. Start early on your 2016 taxes. […]
Dr. Weidner will be visiting Dallas, TX next week to check out the new iRobotics 7 chair from Luraco, as well as visiting Osaki to check out their new Apex line of chair.s
Massage isn’t just for those young half-naked people you see in resort photos, massage has a lot of benefits for people who are aging as well. More and more studies are showing the benefits of massage therapy for the aging population including increasing quality of life and alleviating pain that comes with aging. But not […]
Many people don’t have time, money, or feel comfortable going to get an actual massage, but an at home massage-chair is a great alternative, especially for those who are retired, and experiencing on-going pain.
If you’re one of the many Americans suffering from migraines, massage therapy might be the cure to your problems. A Northern California physical therapist says he’s found something that isn’t being done anywhere else that really works – massage therapy. His patients say they have never been better. If you have chronic migraines, you should […]
A review of the latest massage chair news, including Dr. Weidner’s visit to Human Touch’s headquarters last week in Southern California.
If you work all day, then you probably have felt like you needed a back massage at the end of a long day.