Benefits of Infant Massage
Helps Relieve Discomfort from Gas, Colic, and Constipation
Improves Blood Circulation
Aids in Digestion
Enhanced Development of the Nervous System
Stimulates Neurological Development
Increases Alertness/Heightened Awareness
Reduces Stress Hormones
Improves Immune Function
The Release of Oxytocin, the Nurturing Hormone
Toronto Infants Pediatric Massage Therapy
Pediatric massage is the "the manual manipulation of soft tissue intended to promote health and well-being" for children and adolescents. It can reduce pain and anxiety in children with a debilitating medical condition. Pediatric massage therapy takes into consideration each child's individual physical development,cognitive development and heath care needs.
Recent research studies shows that massage therapy can ease both physical symptoms as well as emotional discomforts associated with pediatric medical conditions.