​Per Henrik Ling, born in Sweden in 1776, is credited as the originator of "Swedish massage". Ling was a fencing master and was intrigued by the movement of the human body.

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Our primal need for touch was demonstrated more than 40 years ago in a series of studies developed by University of Wisconsin researcher Harry Harlow.

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Hyperactivity in children with ADHD may actually serve to enhance their learning and memory abilities, reports a study published in the Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology.

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