Palliative care

Palliative care

Treatment for cancer is necessary to save lives but it can ravage a body as it attempts to heal it. When undergoing treatment patients may suffer both the physical and emotional effects of cancer. Reflexology can provide welcome relaxation and relief from pain.

 

Reflexology is recognised by Palliative Care Professionals as a complementary therapy to traditional cancer treatments as it is non- intrusive. You may find the following articles and research helpful to understand how reflexology is used to complement traditional palliative care treatments.