Overzealous claims in therapy research

Does massage therapy decrease inflammation and stimulate mitochondrial growth? An intriguing study oversold

https://sciencebasedmedicine.org/massage-therapy-decreases-inflammation/

“None of this is to say that massage is useless or that it might not have therapeutic benefit in some circumstances. What this is to say is that this study, contrary to how it’s being portrayed, is not slam-dunk evidence that massage is some sort of “non-drug” treatment for inflammation”

inflammation

 

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