What Is It/

How Is It Recognized/

Is Massage indicated

Condition Name

What Are They?

How Are They Recognized?

or Contraindicated?


Anemia is a symptom

Symptoms of anemia include pal-

Massage is indicated for idio-

(page 178)

rather than a disease in it-

lor, shortness of breath, fatigue,

pathic and nutritional deficiency


self. It indicates a shortage

and poor resistance to cold. Other

anemias (except advanced perni-


of red blood cells or hemo-

symptoms may accompany spe-

cious anemia). Hemolytic, most


globin or both.

cific varieties of anemia.

aplastic, and secondary anemias




contraindicate massage.


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