Like the hand inside a sock puppet, the spine supports the body's every motion and keeps it from collapsing into a formless sack of cotton and googly eyes. Maintain your vertebral integrity with this Groupon.
$40 for One 60-Minute Massage with Hot-Stone Treatment ($85 Value)
The 60-minute massage therapy session helps improve sleep quality, reduce pain, and relieve muscle spasms that turn everyday gestures into the worm. Using elements of Swedish and myofascial deep-tissue massage, the therapist knead out knots and applies focused pressure to stimulate circulation and break apart internal adhesions. The treatment also incorporates hot stones, which help soothe and heal muscle tension.
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Ashforth Chiropractic Family Wellness Center
Doctor of Chiropractic Allen Ashforth grew up in awe of his father’s chiropractor. The capable doctor guided his father, who suffered from serious spinal troubles, through the regular adjustments and stretches that gradually improved the man's mobility and Sega Genesis scores. Dr. Ashforth watched his dad transform before his eyes from a lethargic man with chronic pain to an energetic, fit, and happier father.
With this inspiration in his heart, Dr. Ashforth charged into a career in chiropractic medicine, at first focusing mainly on helping athletes improve their mobility. Throughout the course of his 20-year practice, the doctor has expanded his expertise to include nonathletes, people dealing with chronic pain, and anyone in search of a way to improve their overall wellness.
Today Dr. Ashforth's treatments make use of traditional chiropractic techniques alongside advanced technology, including cold-laser therapy, which is designed to speed the healing process by stimulating the body’s growth of new cells and nice, ripe apples to be eaten once a day.