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HealthSource of Baxter
(218) 833-2903
7656 Design Rd
Baxter, MN
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We check kids for free! No child's spine should go unchecked.

Free nutritional consults.

Free smiles daily!
Hours
Monday 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday 8:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday 7:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
Services
Acupressure, Applied Kinesiology, Auto Accidents, Chiropractic Neurology, Chiropractic Traction Therapy, Chiropractic Treatment for Injuries, Chiropractors, Decompression Therapy, Disc Herniation Treatment, Emergency Chiropractic Care, Flexion-Distraction Therapy, Holistic Chiropractic Care, Homeopathic Medicine, Massage Therapy, Orthogonal Chiropractic, Pain Management, Pediatric Chiropractic, Personal Injury

Rainbow Healing Center
(218) 825-7723
224 N 5th St
Brainerd, MN
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Massage Practitioner, Physical Therapist

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Fine Line Hair Design and Simply Fine Men's Cutting Room
(218) 828-3300
303 N 4th St
Brainerd, MN
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Health Spa, Massage Practitioner

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Ahhh Massage Services
(218) 851-6937
20551 Jackson Ave
Brainerd, MN
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Massage Practitioner

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Salon el Rio
(218) 829-3011
1650 Excelsior Rd N
Baxter, MN
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Massage Practitioner

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Asian Healing Center
(218) 825-7742
424 N 8th St
Brainerd, MN
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Massage Practitioner

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Life Care Center
(218) 824-7815
212 Kingwood St
Brainerd, MN
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Massage Practitioner, Physical Therapist

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Massage For Life
(218) 825-8095
220 W Washington St
Brainerd, MN
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Massage Practitioner

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Davis Jim Dc
(218) 828-4418
413 S 6th St
Brainerd, MN
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Massage Practitioner

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Master Touch Massage
(218) 545-4444
130 W Main St
Crosby, MN
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Massage Practitioner

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Infant Massage

For years, adults have enjoyed the health and mental benefits of massage. Today, many parents are learning how infant massage can help their baby with colic symptoms, fussiness, and gas. Also, massaging your baby is a great way to bond with your baby, and increase closeness.

Infant massage can be done almost anywhere on an infant's body. Massage can help promote relaxation, increase circulation, and improve digestion in your baby. You can find infant massage courses at your local community center, or you can easily do it at home. It isn't difficult to learn some basic strokes.

The first step is the most important one does your baby want the massage? While an infant can't tell you in words that she doesn't want to be touched, pay close attention to body language as you begin to massage your baby. It can help to put some baby oil or sunflower oil on your hands for smooth, even strokes during the massage. Your baby will be most comfortable lying on her back, and use a blanket on the floor or changing table for the baby to lie on.

Begin with the baby's arms, gently squeezing the muscles as you move from the shoulders to the forearm. Give soft strokes with your hands along the length of the baby's arms, and alternate this a few times. At this point, your baby might open her fists or fully relax her arms, so watch her for cues. If her fists are clenched, you can use slow, circular motions on her palms to allow them to open.

Begin massaging the baby's chest with light strokes, moving to her shoulders and again down the arms. Repeat the same gentle muscle squeezing you did on the arms with the infant's legs, and use your thumb to push on the sole of the baby's foot. Stroke from heel to toe with your fingers. Push the baby's legs up to her chest very gently, and make a bicycle motion. This move is especially effective for colicky or gassy babies.

You can continue on to the abdomen and buttocks, massaging soft circles on the baby's stomach and backside. ...

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