What is a Massage Therapist?

    The definition of a massage is manual manipulation of the body’s soft tissues (muscle, connective tissue, tendons, and ligaments) which can enhance an individual’s well being. A massage therapist is a person who performs the manual manipulations. This person can be...

    What is Lymphatic Drainage?

    There are many health benefits of having the lymphatic system drained. This is a process that is done at Adica Massage Clinic during your massage. Over time the foods we eat, things we drink and the air we breathe all contain heavy metals of one kind or another and it usually...

    What are the Therapeutic Benefits of a Massage?

    There are many benefits of a Therapeutic massage on you and your body. First of all, you should have a Registered Massage Therapist to perform your massages, as they have had the training needed to give you the maximum amount of benefits. The list of benefits is extensive but I...

    What Is Active Release Techniques (ART)?

    What is the difference between Active Release Techniques and Fascia massage? Well to start, they are completely different. Active Release Techniques involves specifically directed tension by the therapist on the soft tissue in combination with specific movements performed either...

    What is Fascial Release Massage?

    You have probably heard the term Fascial Release Massage but maybe you didn’t know what it meant. Fascial Release massage involves manipulating the superficial and deeper layers of connective tissue surrounding the muscle, in order to facilitate the release of tension in...

    What is a Cupping Massage?

    Cupping is another form of massage that we are pleased to say we offer at our clinic. A Cupping Massage involves applying small cups to the skin. The suction action on the skin will lift the skin up from the veins, muscles and tendons in the body to allow for better blood flow....

    Should I have a 1 Hour Massage?

    Should I have a 1-hour massage? You would be surprised how often this question is asked. With a 1 hour session you get the full hour on the table. Not just 45 or 50 minutes like some other places. Our times are based fully on how much time you are getting the massage. With a 1...

    Can I get a Massage While Pregnant?

    You may be wondering if it is safe to get a pregnancy massage, the answer is yes. Make sure to get it okay’ed by your doctor first. If you are 3 months or more, it is safe in most cases, but you would have been told by your Doctor in advance if you are having a high-risk...

    Who are the Best Massage Therapists in Fredericton?

    Not to toot our own horn or anything, but we feel we are the best massage therapists in Fredericton. At Adica Massage Clinic all of our therapists are registered, and we always keep up with the latest techniques available. We continually take upgrading courses to assur...

    Massage for Relaxation

    Relaxation massages offer many benefits to the client. In today’s day, we are always on high speed and rushing around. Whether getting to work, finishing an assignment, family, finances, appointments, and everything in between which can result in having high amounts of...