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Infant Massage Hopkinsville KY

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The Spa
(270) 886-7730
929 Skyline Dr
Hopkinsville, KY
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Massage Practitioner

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Impact Medical Center
(270) 881-1005
1202 Skyline Dr
Hopkinsville, KY
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Massage Practitioner, Physical Therapist

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The Serenity Massage Clinic
(877) 646-8493
3321 LAFAYETTE RD
Hopkinsville, KY
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Health Spa, Massage Practitioner

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Just For You Therapeutic Massage
(270) 889-0337
1212 Liberty St
Hopkinsville, KY
 
Sun Accupressure
(270) 640-7500
6500 Pembroke-Oak Grove Rd
Pembroke, KY
 
Univers'el Massage Therapy
(270) 887-0079
809 Country Club Ln
Hopkinsville, KY
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Massage Practitioner

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Darla's Uptown Salon
(270) 889-0337
1212 Liberty St
Hopkinsville, KY
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Massage Practitioner

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The Spa
(270) 886-7721
929 Skyline Dr.
hopkinsville, KY
 
Glo's Styling Center
(270) 886-6414
3121 Canton Pike
Hopkinsville, KY
 
Louisville Chiropractic & Rehab
(502) 272-0627
115 Blankenbaker Pkwy
Louisville, KY
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We believe the best Doctors are worth the money. We do, however, offer complimentary consultations with Dr. Martin to see if you could benefit from care in our office. If so, we will then move forward with a full exam and any necessary diagnostic testin
Hours
Monday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
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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

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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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