Massage Therapy at Med 1 Ann Arbor (main practice) and Med 1 Belleville (lifestyle center)

Most basic local massages won’t give the same benefits as a Med 1 Therapeutic Massage. Like exercise, your benefits are cumulative. So, the more regularly you receive a massage the more your body will reap their advantages. Some like to think of it as preventative maintenance. Imagine all of the stress you are relieving in advance? 

  • Increase Range Of Motion / Flexibility
  • Increase Circulation
  • Reduce Soreness & Lactic Acid
  • Increase Muscle Mass
  • Performance Enhancement
  • Releases Serotonin / Improves Cognitive Function
  • Injury Prevention
  • Rejuvenation
  • A Relaxed Lower Tension State Encourages Focus
  • Reduces Inflammation and Promotes the growth of new mitochondria, the energy-producing units in the cells
  • Manual Assistance of blood flow back to the heart delivers fresh oxygen and nutrients and promotes removal of waste build up
  • Oxygenates the cells

Two Types of Responses 

  • Mechanical response:   As a result of pressure and movement.
  • Reflex Response:   Where the nerves respond to the stimulation of massage 
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