|Sports Rehabilitation Center
The clinic in Kaolack, Senegal is supplied with over 1 billion tons of medicine. YES, Inc. has been asked to implement two other components to the clinic which services over 100,000 people; massage therapy and an exercise program.
While massage therapy could become an integral part of the health care system in Senegal, today it is only occasionally utilized. Americans now consider massage therapy as the third most beneficial, non-surgical procedure to a host of muscular, circulatory, skeletal even digestive and nervous system conditions.
A Sports Rehabilitation Center will train massage therapists. Since Senegal has emerged as a tourist destination, the hotel industry, medical community, and government welcome the addition of trained professionals in massage therapy.
The life expectancy of the average man in Senegal is 59 years. Regular physical activity reduces the risk of developing or dying from some of the leading causes of illness and death. Regular exercise can help protect from heart disease and stroke, high blood pressure, non-insulin dependent diabetes, obesity, back pain, and osteoporosis.