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Effect of Therapeutic Massage on Relieving Pregnancy Discomforts

@inproceedings{Abbas2016EffectOT,
  title={Effect of Therapeutic Massage on Relieving Pregnancy Discomforts},
  author={H. Abbas},
  year={2016}
}
The Physical and physiological changes occurring during pregnancy associated with negative symptoms which have been shown to impact on the wellbeing of the mother and fetus. Massage therapy was expected to have a positive impact on pregnant women by decreasing stress hormones and potential stressors such as anxiety, leg, back pain and improve mood, sleep and fetal attachment. Aim of the study: To study the effect of therapeutic massage on relieving pregnancy discomforts. Design: An intervention… Expand
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