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Too Cold To Cope? Increase Body Temperature With Massage!

Too Cold To Cope? Increase Body Temperature With Massage! Those of us with a seemingly low body temperature most find ourselves cold in a room full of comfortable people. We may start shaking or shivering while waiting for the bus during the winter or get a cold simply from spending time in a highly air-conditioned area. Having an abnormally low body temperature can prevent you from doing the things you want to do, or perhaps make it difficult to enjoy being outdoors during Vancouver’s rainy months. One of the reasons experts cite for people with low body temperature is poor circulation. Those of us who experience poor circulation can start to lose feeling in limbs or extremities without warning when...

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Using Infrared Therapy Lamps as a Wellness Tool

Using Infrared Therapy Lamps as a Wellness Tool Those who suffer from chronic back pain know the typical suggestions for dealing with it: exercise, stretching, medication, muscle relaxants, massage therapy etc. Oftentimes, one symptoms of muscle or joint pain is accompanied by several others, such as poor circulation, stiffness, restricted mobility and muscle spasms. It doesn’t take long to get frustrated with a sore and tense back that you start to view the daily pain as inevitable. But perhaps there is one more option available for consideration. Infrared therapy lamps use innovative wavelength technology to stimulate local circulation and provide temporary relief of muscle and joint pain. This technique, using therapeutic infrared heat to penetrate muscles and connective tissue to...

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The Healing Power of Acupressure Massage

Is Acupressure Massage the Answer to Your Problems? As we come to understand body as a complex, dynamic and interactive system, it becomes more apparent mental and physical well-being are intrinsically interdependent. The brain does not simply exist in the head, it extends down the body’s entire nervous system, making decisions based on the state of the entire body. This is why it is important to take care of the physical body in order to achieve optimal energy, sleep, digestion and emotional well-being. For centuries, the health benefits of acupuncture have been recognized and esteemed. Nearly everyone can improve their body’s functioning and promote natural self-healing with this practice. Acupuncture is a 3,000 year-old healing technique of Traditional Chinese Medicine....

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Stressed? Give Your Body What it Needs! (A Massage)

Stressed? Give Your Body What it Needs! (A Massage) It’s nearly impossible to find any working person who will tell you they don’t experience stress. What is less common is a realization that chronic stress can wreak havoc on your physiological and psychological health if left untreated. Key indicators of chronic stress can be anything from jaw and stomach pain, trouble sleeping to grouchiness and trouble focusing. The reasons for stress and the symptoms it develops in human beings are multitudinous. Not giving your body and mind an adequate amount of time to process information and rest is one of the easiest ways to slip into a cycle of stress and insomnia. A study conducted in 2006 by psychology professor...

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Vibrate Your Core to a Higher Level of Fitness!

Vibrate Your Core to a Higher Level of Fitness! Looking for ways to experience all the benefits of a consistent and effective workout without the time commitment and intensity of traditional exercise? Well, look no further! Whole Body Vibration (WBV) Training is designed to revitalize your workouts with innovative vibration intensity. Using 10 minutes sessions the Whole Body Vibration training system can provide a full body resistance workout with an ease and practicality uncommon to most exercise machines. The WBV uses a resistance band to assist with weight loss and toning, all from the comfort of your own home. The vibration system will help you strengthen your muscles and improve overall balance and circulation. Together, these techniques promote a physiological transformation...

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