Tag: manual lymphatic drainage

Carpal Tunnel trial – Seeking participants

We are seeking people who have been officially diagnosed with Carpal tunnel syndrome for 6 weeks of trial treatments of manual lymphatic drainage. We have some specific reasons for wanting this particular group of people: here is the background to this trial.

What do fluid tablets do for you? Should you rely on them?

Diuretics (or water tablets) are used to rid the body of extra fluid or salt. People with high blood pressure, heart failure, swollen tissues, and kidney disease often use diuretics to treat these conditions. … Prescription diuretics are commonly called water pills, and their first effect is to increase urination. The buildup…

Manual lymphatic drainage trials: Treating Fibromyalgia pain symptoms

Background on the trial This trial has been organised independently by Melanie at Ryding2Health Ltd Invercargill. We were interested to find out whether there was evidence that MLD could help manage symptoms for sufferers of fibromyalgia because we see so many people with this…

2/5 Manual Lymphatic drainage

in part 2 Jenny explains what lymphatic massage is and how it might help you. This is a rare and highly specialised massage technique.