By Our Reporter
An Uyo-based Massage therapist, Miss Deborah Umanah has said that some people spend money on drugs for certain body ailments that professional touch could solve.
She made this in Uyo, the Akwa Ibom State capital while exchanging views with Century Newsfront recently. Umanah maintained that drugs have some level of effects in humans and suggested Massage therapy as the only treatment that gives whole and perfect wellness. She further explained that some sicknesses do not necessarily need drugs but could be cured through massaging of the body.
“There are some ailments that do not require drugs, but a gentle touch with a professional massage therapist, your health gets restored”.
According to experts, Massage therapy is a systematic and strategic rubbing and manipulating of human skin, muscles, tendons and ligaments to produce a relaxed state, as well as alleviate pain, discomfort, anxiety and fatigue.
Experts further list Massage benefits to include Reducing stress and increasing relaxation, Reducing pain and muscle soreness and tension, Improving circulation, energy and alertness, Lowering heart rate and blood pressure and Improving immune function.
Other benefits according to experts are reducing Anxiety, Digestive disorders, Fibromyalgia, Headaches, Insomnia related to stress, Low back pain, Myofascial pain syndrome, Nerve pain, Soft tissue strains or injuries, Sports injuries, Temporomandibular joint pain as well as Upper back and neck pains.
Umanah called on would be patients to visit their studios at Ultrafit Nigeria Limited, Ewet Housing Estate, Uyo – AKS as they also provide external/home services. For further enquiries, the following number 08067684599 or CLICK ON THIS LINK for further help.