Research indicates that a 10 minute chair massage results in:
•Decreased job stress, increased alertness and increased speed & accuracy on math computations.
•Office workers massaged regularly were more alert, performed better & were less stressed than those who did not receive massage.
•Up to 90% of all visits to primary care physicians are for stress related complaints.
•Stress accounts for $26 billion in medical and disability payments and $95 billion in lost productivity per year.
•Over 50% of lost work days are stress related which keeps about 1 million people per day out of work.
•Health care expenditures are nearly 50% greater for workers who report high levels of stress.
•40% of job turnover is due to stress.