What Is It/

How Is It Recognized/

Is Massage indicated

Condition Name

What Are They?

How Are They Recognized?

or Contraindicated?

Substance

Substance abuse is the use

Symptoms of substance abuse

Massage is indicated, with medi-

Abuse

of a material (not necessar-

depend entirely on what sub-

cal supervision, for people who

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ily a drug) in methods or

stances are being consumed.

are recovering from substance

 

dosages for which it was

 

abuse, under medical supervi-

 

never intended; this use re-

 

sion. Massage for people with a

 

sults in damage to the user

 

history of substance abuse but

 

and other people whom

 

 

no lasting health problems is

 

the user contacts.

 

also indicated. Massage is con-

 

 

 

traindicated for people who are

 

 

 

intoxicated at the time of their

 

 

 

appointment.

 

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