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Welcome to the Associated Bodywork & Massage Professionals (ABMP) Media Corner. As the largest professional association for massage therapists and bodyworkers in the United States, ABMP is pleased to provide you with authoritative facts and figures, legislative updates, and expert assistance with any specific questions you may have.

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  • Statistics on the massage profession (see menu at right).
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  • A quote bank for big-picture commentary.

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