We can easily say that massage is one of the oldest healing arts. The ancient Hindus, Persians and Egyptians used massage for many ailments. Today, as an accepted part of many physical rehabilitation programs, massage therapy is useful for many chronic conditions: low back pain, arthritis, bursitis, fatigue, high blood pressure, diabetes, immunity suppression, infertility, smoking cessation, depression and more. Massage will also help you relieve stress and tension that can lead to disease and illness. Massage can be applied with hands, fingers, elbows, knees, forearm, feet, or a massage device.