Tag Archives: manual lymphatic drainage

Arthritis

Arthritis Overview Arthritis can be described as the swelling and tenderness of one or more joints. Symptoms include: joint pain stiffness reduce Range of Motion (ROM) Major Types: Osteoarthritis Rheumatoid-Arthritis Said so, Arthritis can be a consequence of another type of disease, like: Ankylosing spondylitis Gout Juvenile idiopathic Psoriatic A. Reactive A. Septic A. Thumb […]

Home Based Massage Clinic

Home Clinic Front Porch

Why at Melbourne Thai Treatment I offer my services within a Home-Based Massage Clinic. The reason why Melbourne Thai Treatment offers its services within a Home Based Massage Clinic, is due to a series of factors that I will try to summarise below here. Space Service Offered Time and Days As shown on the services […]

First Massage Appointment

First Massage Appointment

First Massage Appointment. At Melbourne Thai Treatment, a first massage appointment session does last a bit longer than a regular appointment. Indeed, if you go on the booking page, you may notice that the first appointment lasted 75mins. Why so?! Well, within the first appointment, as a therapist my aim is to track down your […]

Tmj and MLD

TMJ and MLD. TMJ or Temporomandibular joint is bilaterally located on the side of the human head. Temporomandibular joint is responsible for the following movement: Upper Compartment Protrusion Retrusion Lower Compartment Lower the Jaw Raise the Jaw Lateral Deviation Said so: the opening is the combination of Protrusion plus Lowering the Jaw closing the mouth […]

How Often Should I Get a Massage Appointment?

Upper Trap Remedial Massage

Massage appointments, how often? How often should I come for a massage appointment? Often I got asked this question, and the answer is not as simple as. A massage, that is Remedial Massage, Thai Massage or MLD treatment, has the aim to heal a condition or alleviate the pain. Well, at least that’s the main […]

Music and Massage

Fip logo music for massage

Massage and music at Melbourne Thai Treatment Studio. Music is such an important part of receiving and giving a massage. As our body gets stimulated from the touch of the practitioner, music can tune in with the healing touch and create a different atmosphere. Said so, I never found it too hard to choose what […]

Pain and MLD

MLD on Lower Leg

MLD and Pain. As previously mentioned, MLD is a massage technique pain-free. This is one of the reasons that makes it so special. It doesn’t matter where the technique is applied, the touch has to be so light, that the patient doesn’t have to feel any pain. And believe it or not, MLD can be […]

The importance of Manual Lymphatic Drainage

Thumb Circle MLD

Manual Lymphatic Drainage. In what type of conditions Manual Lymphatic Drainage technique can be applied? How safe it is? In the previous 2 blog posts (Link 1, Link 2) I did give a quick description of how the Lymphatic System works and its relation to MLD. Now, let’s take another step to look in too […]

Watersheds and Body Quadrant in MLD

watersheds quadrant

Watersheds and Body Quadrant in MLD. So, in the previous post, we did start looking into what MLD and lymphatic systems are about. Now is the time to start explaining how an MLD treatment can do what it does and how the lymphatic system is organised within the body. Firstly, let’s explain the terms, Watersheds […]

MLD

MLD

Hi and welcome back to Melbourne Thai Treatment Blog | Remedial Massage & Thai Massage Studio, Coburg. In this post, we are going to talk about MLD. What is MLD? Where and when did this type of massage start? Why is MLD is different from other types of massage? How does MLD work? As you […]

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