6.08.2009

The Healing Power of Touch

We all know the positive benefits of massage on people of all ages, but research is showing that massage may be especially beneficial to those suffering under the effects of dementia. A recent article in Massage Today talks at length about how massage can help those affected by Alzheimer's disease by addressing and fulfilling Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs.

Click here to read the full article.

And please tell us in the comments if you have personal experience with how massage can help those with Alzheimer's disease.

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