BANGOR â€” Massage therapist Jeff Figgins, LMT is lending his hands to (The Bangor Humane Society) in celebration of the award-winning national event, EveryBody Deserves a Massage Week, (July 18 â€“ 24, 2010) at (Figgins Massage Therapy, 1460 Outer Hammond St, Bangor, Maine) The event is sponsored by Associated Bodywork & Massage Professionals (ABMP), the nationâ€™s largest massage membership association.
Figgins Massage Therapy will be reducing Massage fees in turn for donations received to benefit The Bangor Humane Society during the week-long celebration. Donations are being accepted the entire month of July 2010; those who do donate will be put into a weekly drawing for a free massage. These professionals join ABMP volunteers nationwide in an educational public service designed to promote the many benefits of massage therapy.
The use of massage therapy has boomed in the last two decades. Massage has proven health benefits, such as effectiveness in treating persistent back pain and arthritis pain, as well as strengthening the immune system. It also reduces symptoms of carpal tunnel syndrome. Consumer research shows first-time massage therapy clients report very positive feelings about their experience. Consumers can enjoy peace of mind knowing ABMP members meet state licensing and educational requirements, as well as adhering to the ABMP code of ethics.
ABMP has sponsored a charitable, promotional massage event since 1995.
Contact Name: Jeff Figgins,LMT
Telephone Number: (207)262-4200