May is National Fibromyalgia Education and Awareness Month. Massage therapists can use this nationally designated month to inform the public about the benefits of massage and spa therapies to fibromyalgia patients. Among them:

Massage Improves Sleep, Decreases Pain and Substance P in Fibromyalgia Patients

Craniosacral Therapy Brings Relief to Fibromyalgia Patients

On April 19 MASSAGE Magazine reported that May is also National Arthritis Month.