Does reflexology have a positive effect on cancer?Benefits of Reflexology for Cancer Patients
Studies show that reflexology benefits for cancer patients in improving the physical and emotional symptoms of their cancer experience.
Both a single session and a series of reflexology sessions have been shown to achieve positive results in cancer care ranging from chemotherapy to symptom management and post-operative to palliative care. Research demonstrates a high level of effectiveness at alleviating pain, easing nausea, and reducing anxiety with a single session. Improved sleep and quality of life as well as the outcomes listed above are benefits noted from a series of sessions.
Michelle Haché is a certified reflexologist with the Ontario College of Reflexology a Registered Reflexology Practitioner with the Reflexology Registration Council of Ontario, a Reiki practitioner as well as a fitness and birth professional in Burlington, ON. She teaches fitness classes for the City of Burlington; along with her work at Birth Beginnings she has been able to make positive impacts on the health and wellbeing of many. She is passionate about her job because she recognizes her small acts have a huge impact on the individuals and therefore the families and communities she works with.