Pain isn't just about muscles and joints, tissue damage, or even the nervous system. It's a complex interaction among them, including our endocrine & immune systems as well as our perception and beliefs about pain.
This issue covers on how descending modulation affects our pain perception, how our immune & nervous systems contribute to pain & inflammation, what we need to know about being an employee & IC, and more! More
Many patients & client seek massage therapy for pain relief, yet our profession's understanding of pain and touch is lacking. That's why our stories focus on these topics, including exercise and communication, to help us explain & understand what we're doing & why we feel pain.
These are complex topics, and we're here to tackle it. More