Category Archives for Couple’s Massage

Oxytocin in Women: The Bridge Between Touch and Sex

Touch is so vital to humans, and most of us don’t get nearly enough of it. Babies deprived of touch don’t develop normally because certain connections in the brain actually disappear. Orphans who receive very, very little touch often die as a result, and those who survive can experience permanent physical and mental retardation.Kids who […]

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Dianne Sawyer The Conversation: The Power of Touch

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bx2wFhjb9Oo It might be as simple as a pat on the back. Or a supportive touch on the arm. These gestures may seem small, but research shows more and more that touch is a powerful way to communicate emotion. Diane Sawyer chats with Dr. Matthew Hertenstein about what it means to touch. In one study, […]

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Benefits of Quick Massage

Massage doesn’t have to be full 60 minutes on the massage table. Here’s an example of the benefits of quick massage. Imagine what five minutes of quality massage can do for you and your partner. Seated Massage A Time to Sit Up Straight and Relax – By Mary Kathleen Rose Wow!” Linda said as she […]

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GB 21 – Acupressure point for shoulder and inducing labor

GB 21 is one of several acupressure points that induce labor. (If you want quicker result in inducing labor, I highly recommend acupuncture.) GB stands for Gall Bladder, one of the meridians used in Chinese medicine theory. Here’s a detailed video tutorial on how to find it. It’s right on the shoulder where people carry […]

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