• 90% of those surveyed feel that massage therapy can be effective in the reduction of pain.
  • Of those who say they have had a massage in the past five years, 40% report doing so for health conditions such as pain management, injury rehabilitation, migraine control, or overall wellness.
  • As of July 2011, more than 39 million American adults discussed massage therapy with their doctors or healthcare providers in the previous year.
  • Just over 53% of adult Americans got a massage seeking relief from stress.
  • Massage therapy would be recommended to a relative or someone they know by 69% of Americans.