Post Mastectomy Massage

25 Jul 2017
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LIFE CHANGING EVENT:  MASTECTOMY         THE DIAGNOSIS:  You have cancer…a solemn diagnosis that no one wants to hear.  If that weren’t bad enough, now the doctor is saying that both breasts need to be removed.  New data show that mastectomies have increased 36% from 2005 to 2013 per the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality.  Doctors may recommend a mastectomy to remove the cancerous breasts.  Sometimes women chose to have both breasts removed because they carry the BRCA1 or BRCA2 gene.   THE OPTIONS:   So what are your options?    Doctors may recommend different treatment plans.  These treatment plans depend on the doctor’s education and experience, the type.

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Pretty Paper, Pretty Ribbons of Blue

03 Dec 2015
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Don’t we all enjoy getting gifts that are beautifully wrapped with tied ribbons?  During the holiday season, many people come in for a massage or chiropractic adjustment because their back is tied in a knot from leaning over to wrap gifts on the floor.  Sitting on the floor and leaning forward trying to wrap gifts tugs on those back muscles. Don’t let this season knot your back! Bring the gifts up on a table to wrap them.  Do gentle movements and stretches while giftwrapping to keep those muscles loose. If you are still uncomfortable, call for a massage (410) 299-3819 or chiropractic adjustment at Nonnenmacher Chiropractic in Elkton at (540).

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East Rockingham County, Virginia: Elkton (22827), McGaheysville (22840), Massanutten (22840, 22827), Cross Keys (22841), Mount Crawford (22841), Keezletown (22832), Penn Laird (22846), Massanetta Springs (22801), Pleasant Valley (22848), Harrisonburg (22801, 22802, 22803, 22807), and the surrounding areas.