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Insurance companies should cover massage therapy

Massage therapy is not covered by most insurance policies, yet the list of benefits is long indeed:
Helps relieve stress and aids relaxation,
Helps relieve muscle tension and stiffness,
Alleviates discomfort during pregnancy,
Fosters faster healing of strained muscles and sprained ligaments,
reduces pain and swelling,
reduces formation of excessive scar tissue,
Reduces muscle spasms,
Provides greater joint flexibility and range of motion,
Enhances athletic performance,
Treats injuries caused during sports or work,
Promotes deeper and easier breathing,
Improves circulation of blood and movement of lymph fluids,
Reduces blood pressure,
Helps relieve tension-related headaches and effects of eye-strain,
Enhances the health and nourishment of skin,
Improves posture,
Strengthens the immune system,
Treats musculoskeletal problems,
Post operative rehabilitation,and
Rehabilitation after injury.