February 2017 - monthly list of noteworthy finds

Pessimists are usually right and optimists are usually wrong, but all the great changes have been accomplished by optimists.
— Thomas Friedman

Welcome to the second edition of the first friday list of five

The mission of The RMT Education Project is to contribute to the development of the profession. As part of this mission, I have committed myself to compiling a monthly list of recent noteworthy finds applicable to massage therapy.

Posts are designed to be short and will go out the first friday of every month. As always, please let me know your requests and suggestions through email or social media.

What I am reading (book) 
The Big Picture - Sean Carroll

What I have written
I recently put a blog post together highlighting research around exertional compartment syndrome, check it out!
Massage therapy and compartment syndrome

What I am watching
The Science of Touching and Feeling - David Linden

What I am reading (news)
Exercise may help concussed children recover faster (CBC News)

What I am reading (research summary) 
Five Things Physicians and Patients Should Question (Canadian Medical Association)