Research was performed on 71 subjects with symptomatic hip or knee osteoarthritis. The intervention resulted in less pain and joint stiffness and greater physical function, quality of life, and hip...
Research was performed on 53 healthy adults.
Volunteers who received a 45-minute Swedish massage experienced significant decreases in the stress hormone cortisol in both blood and saliva; there also was a decrease in arginine vasopressin, a hormone that is a precursor to cortisol.
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