The Best Massages for Clients with Diabetes

Massage has been shown to help subside side-effects of diabetes and could help lower blood sugar.


Healthline researched how massages could benefit those with diabetes and found that it could help lower blood sugar levels, improve circulation and deal with neuropathy symptoms such as damaged nerves, which tends to affect the feet and legs.  

Massages that have been linked to benefits for those with diabetes include:

  • Thai foot massage

  • other types of foot massage

  • traditional Chinese massage

  • Swedish massage

  • connective tissue massage

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