The Origins of Massage in Asia and its spread to the Western World

posted 8 Aug 2013, 04:14 by Ian Roberts   [ updated 8 Aug 2013, 04:16 ]
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Here at London Thai Massage we thought we get to know a little more about the history and origins of this wonderful branch of wellness treatment for want of a better word. Massage must have existed since ancient times as early humans stroked and massaged each other for comfort and the relief of aches and pains but it wasn't until around 5000 years ago that massage a discipline arose in Asia- specifically China and from there was to spread via India through Africa and the Arab world to the West. To find out more about the history and origins of massage in Asia and beyond click on The Origins of Massage in Asia and its spread to the western world.