Elbow or Knee Pain and Massage Therapy at Massage Infinity in Cincinnati, OH

Elbow and knee pain can make it very difficult to move around. Some types of elbow pain are Golfer’s and Tennis Elbow. Tennis elbow is soreness or pain on the lateral side of the upper arm near the elbow. The part of the muscle that attaches to a bone is called a tendon. When you use continue to use these muscles over and over again, small tears can begin to develop in the tendon. Over time, this leads to irritation and pain where the tendon is attached to the bone. This injury is common in people who play a lot of tennis or other racquet sports, hence the name “tennis elbow.” However, any activity that involves repetitive twisting of the wrist; for example, using a screwdriver can lead to this condition. Therefore, individuals in the painting, computer/data entry, plumbing, construction, restaurant, and deli industries are more likely to develop tennis elbow.

Golfer’s elbow is a condition that causes pain on the inner side of your elbow, which is where the tendons of your forearm muscles attach to the bony bump on the inside of your elbow. The pain may spread into your forearm and wrist which could lead to more discomfort or pain. Golfer’s elbow is similar to tennis elbow but with Golfers elbow it occurs on the inside, rather than the outside, of your elbow. Although, very common with golfers, this condition can extend to many individuals who actively use there fingers, wrists, elbows, or arms.

Knee pain is a common symptom in people of all ages. Knee pain can start suddenly and usually occurs after an injury or aggressive exercise. Knee pain may also began as a mild discomfort and slowly progress to severe pain.

Massage therapy can help with relieving the pain and discomfort of your hand and knee pain. The massage therapist will work with you to determine what type of massage would work best for your needs. Call our office today to schedule your massage or click on book appointment online.

Hip Pain and Massage Therapy at Massage Infinity in Cincinnati, OH

One of the most common reasons for hip pain is referred pain from the back. Osteoarthritis of the hip joint is a problem affecting mainly older people and is the most common disease affecting the hip joint, averaging around 25% of women and 15% of men experiencing symptoms over the age of 60. Hip pain can come from your family history. Other factors of the disease could include obesity; the added weight affects your hips tremendously.

Experiencing pain over the side of the hip into the groin, or pain down the front of the thigh and into the knee joint are some of the most common symptoms people observe. The pain is usually worse with activity, especially weight bearing activity such as walking, bending down, twisting, or working on knees.

By having massages regularly, you will start to see a decrease in pain and an increase in mobility. The massage therapist will work with you to determine what type of massage would work best for your needs. Call our office today to schedule your massage or click on book appointment online.

Hand or Foot Pain and Massage Therapy at Massage Infinity in Cincinnati, OH

Our hands and feet are subject to a lot of wear and tear everyday so there is no surprise that sometime throughout our life we could experience hand or foot pain. Hand pain has multiple causes which could include injury and disease. Fortunately, many of those causes can be treated and the symptoms eased. Some of the most common conditions include tendinitis, carpal tunnel syndrome, or fractures. Foot pain can occur from injury, disease, accidental, or fractures.

Massage therapy can help in both of these areas to relieve your pain in hands and feet. The massage therapist will work with you to determine what type of massage would work best for your needs. Call our office today to schedule your massage or click on book appointment online.

Migraines and Massage Therapy at Massage Infinity in Cincinnati, OH

Migraine headaches can appear between early adolescence and middle age adults. Migraines have been found to occur to woman more often than men and could be also be genetic within your family history. Some women have reported that while pregnant they had fewer migraines then beforehand. A migraine is caused by abnormal brain activity, which can be triggered by a number of factors such as alcohol, stress and anxiety, certain odors or perfumes, loud noises or bright lights, and smoking may trigger a migraine. Like tension headaches, migraine can also be triggered by caffeine withdrawal, changes in hormone levels, sleep patterns, over exercise, missed meals, or certain foods.

Some symptoms of Migraines:

  • Temporary blind spots
  • Blurred vision
  • Eye pain
  • Tunnel vision
  • Difficulty concentrating
  • Anxiety
  • Irritableness

Massage therapy can help relieve the pain of Migraine headaches. The massage therapist will work with you to determine what type of massage would work best for your needs. Call our office today to schedule your massage or click on book appointment online.