A Massage chair is a particular type of chair that has been designed and is used to give overall body massages because of the uniquely designed body parts that target unique areas of the body. This chair can be used in a salon a spa of even in office for relaxation. This chair has also been adopted for medical purposes to help in relaxation and relieving pressure and easing the pain in any sick patient. There are many benefits associated with this chair namely:
1.Elimination of health issues and problems
People acquire many injuries due to many reasons, and these can be accidents, bad sitting, and sleeping postures among others. The massage chair has special rollers on its back that will target the spinal cord of a human body and help in eliminating the back pain. There are cases of migraines getting healed by the help of massages. The massage therapy has provided relaxation resulting in the body releasing good hormones that have helped in migraines management.
- Reduce of stress and offer relaxation to the heart.
Stress has been accepted as part and parcel of human life, and the stress can come from all angles, be it offices, homes or businesses. There is no cure for stress, but with the help of the massage therapy, it can be easily managed. There are effects of stress in our bodies including high blood pressure, poor healing of wounds among poor response to minor injuries. Relax and smile your stress away, go for a massage!
- Reduce of blood pressure in our bodies
As mentioned above, the stresses of life will lead to high blood pressure which is not good to a human body and general life. It leads to dependency on medicines to manage it, food restrictions among other needs that make life hard. When one gets a massage, the body will relax and help in reducing and maintaining the blood pressure.
- Reduction in lactic build up in our bodies
Getting a massage helps in the increase of blood flow which in return decreases the lactic build up in our bodies. A regular engagement in a massage therapy will help in compression and proper relaxation of the body blood vessels reducing the buildup of the lactic acid in the body. This will assist in reducing general muscle fatigue and restore the tired muscles
- Cancer and massage chair
With cancer patients, the side effects of chemotherapy like nausea, fatigue and even depression will be made bearable by the use of a massage chair. The general body functions will be made better and have its immune system improved when well relaxed. Its adoption in the hospital is helping in the easing of pain and make the whole cancer treatment bearable.
As the medical field slowly warm to the idea of having massage chairs in their facilities, the benefits on its patients cannot be ignored. Though they do not come cheap, it’s a worthy investment that a facility should be able to invest in to make the whole medical experience of their patients bearable and change the overall pain and anguish picture of the hospitals!