Author Archives: Barry Hatfield

About Barry Hatfield

Barry Hatfield operates a solo massage practice in Hudson, Ohio. He writes a client-oriented blog at http://hudsonmassage.wordpress.com. He also just began a blog to massage therapists at http://barryhatfieldmt.wordpress.com/. He can be found on most major social media sites. Follow him on twitter @BarryHatfieldMT

What’s In Your Bag? And How Heavy Is It?

Hmmmm. See anything  here that might contribute to back and neck pain?

How much stuff do you carry around every day? Neck and shoulder pain are a main reason people come in for a massage.  There are many factors that contribute to the pain you have there.  Stress, of course, is a big factor.  Daily things we do such as computer work,… Read more »

Why Your Back Needs Massage

Back pain is so common we bet even this guy gets it sometimes.

Back Pain is Common. Back pain.  Almost everybody gets it at some point.  Some unfortunately have to deal with it on regular basis. It’s one of the leading causes of missing work time.  And it’s one of the top complaints of people looking for a massage. When your back hurts you… Read more »