What Is It/

How Is It Recognized/

Is Massage indicated

Condition Name

What Are They?

How Are They Recognized?

or Contraindicated?

Pregnancy

Pregnancy is the state of

The symptoms of advanced preg-

Massage is indicated for all

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carrying a fetus.

nancy are obvious, but symptoms

stages of uncomplicated preg-

 

 

that specifically pertain to mas-

nancy, with specific cautions re-

 

 

sage include swelling, loose liga-

lating to each trimester.

 

 

ments, muscle spasms, clumsi-

 

 

 

ness, and fatigue

 

 

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