1 CE Hour - E319W
Earn credits through articles you've already read in our Massage Professionals Update e-newsletter.
Discover how massage can affect hypertension and cholesterol levels. Combining four articles written especially for the Institute's Massage Professionals Update E-newsletter, this brief program will provide insights into:
In the brief Hypertension, Cholesterol & Massage program we've combined four articles written especially for the Institute's Massage Professionals Update. These four articles include:
You can either read the articles by clicking on any of the titles above or upon enrollment you'll be able to access these articles and your online test through your online course account.
As a registered dietitian, it was great to see this course because most of my massage clients have hypertension and I take their blood pressure before I give them a massaage. My nutrition clients who come to me for their hypertension, I offer nutrition advice and massage therapy to help control their hypertension.
- Renee Wiggins, LMT
I truly enjoyed this course. It reinforced my knowledge that I learned from Pharmacology and Massage (another great course that I love) and added more insight in my practice in working with cardiac patients at the hospital's Cardiac Rehab center. Cannot thank you enough for offering this course.
- Barbara Acosta, LMT
Very good course since so many of westerners have both hypertension and cholesterol issues.
- Kimberly Hood, LMT
- Robin Warren, LMBT
Really enjoyed the course and the material and how to lower both high blood pressure and cholesterol as I have high blood pressure. This will definitely help me course my way of getting back to being healthy! Thanks! Jeanne
- Jeanne Butler
I learned a few new items and relearned some forgotten ones.
- Amber Spencer, LMT
I have high blood pressure that is controlled so I found this course very interesting.
- Mildred Townsend, LMT
Informative and easy to understand. I will sign up for more courses!
- Deborah Lonon, LMT
I found it right to the point and worth the time. I was very pleased.
- Michelle LaVigne-Wedel, LMT, NCTMB
I didn't know massage could be so beneficial to those with cholesterol issues.
- Shari Clark, LMT
Great information! Gained knowledge from this course.
- Heather Dillon, LMT
- Marylee Schreiber, LMT
Really found the information helpful on hypertension and was able to refresh what I already knew. looking forward to more classes.
- Patricia Phillips, LMT
Great information! Thank you for teaching me the new info on Anma.
- Victoria Hawthorne, LMT
Thank you - another great, useful course!
- Melanie Ashmore, LMT
- Pamela Geisel, LMT
Thank you. Excellent.
- Wendy Child, LMT
Great review. I will be making charts to assist me during health history intake and assessment.
- Jeanne Berger, LMT
Very important info for all of us!
- Shanley Anderson, LMT
Some fascinating content.
- Carmen Mabry, LMT
I really enjoyed learning about this subject matter as it is one that pertains to so many people here in the United States. I found this material helpful to me as a practitioner and also valuable to pass onto family members and friends.
- Lori Kelly, NCTMB
Was a great review and new information learned.
- Colette Bomback, LMT
I really enjoyed this course. I think it is great knowledge to have with so many Americans with Hypertension!
- Tiffany Simmons, LMT, NCTMB
I thought the course was excellent, I found it very interesting. Thank you
- Joan Dunne, LMT
This course provided very valuable and important information regarding hypertension and cholesterol in regards to massage and how it affects the client.
- Tanya Muhleisen
Thank you ~ I will be taking other courses offered as well! The information contained in this training is useful not only to me as a LMT but valuable to share with clients, family & friends as well.
- Tracey Sherwood, LMT
Great to refresh my memory for doing massage on high blood pressure/ cholesterol clients.
- J. Mini, LMT
Overall the material was very educational and interesting. I will definitely use it when working with my clients.
- H. Preble
The course was very informational without a lot of extra reading. Taught me several things.
- B. Wagner CMT, AMTA
The course was just great. Very helpful information leading me to do further study via references in your course. Thank you for making ths information available for CE credits.
- P. L. Brownell, LMT
Good material to use and educate on... really enjoyed the class study guide as it really helped me learn more about hypertension and cholesterol.
- I. Tate, LMT
I enjoy learning a lot in a short amount of time and this course enabled me to do that.
- S. Cottingim, LMT
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Nicole Cutler is a long time advocate of integrating perspectives on health. With a Bachelor of Science degree in Neuroscience from the University of Rochester and a Masters Degree in Traditional Chinese Medicine from Five Branches Institute, Nicole has been a licensed acupuncturist since 2000. She has earned acupuncture licenses in the states of California and New York, is a certified specialist with the National Acupuncture Detoxification Association, has earned diplomat status with the National Commission of Chinese and Oriental Medicine in Acupuncture and Chinese Herbology and is a member of the Society for Integrative Oncology. In addition to her acupuncture practice that focuses on stress and pain relief, digestion, immunity and oncology, Nicole contributes to the integration of healthcare by writing articles and courses such as Infectious Disease: Hepatitis for health care providers.
Linda Fehrs attended both the Swedish Institute of Massage Therapy and Hudson Valley School of Massage Therapy in New York – a state with some of the most rigorous licensing requirements in the U.S. – and also served as an instructor at the Hudson Valley School of Massage.
She is a professional member of the AMTA and the New York State Society of Medical Massage Therapists. Linda has actively practiced massage therapy in the Mid-Hudson Valley since 2002 with a focus on medical massage and massage for those with special needs, such as developmental and physical disabilities.
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