ENJOY THE MASSAGE BENEFITS
MASSAGE AND CANCER
Modern medicine is currently employing various alternative therapies to help cancer patients; and massage is one of the most accepted and effective treatment. Among the wide rage of techniques utilized for cancer are: aromatherapy, stone therapy, therapeutic touch, craniosacral therapy, polarity therapy, reiki, aquatic massage therapy, lymph drainage therapy, trigger point therapy, neuromuscular therapy, myofascial release and the specialized oncology massage.
Cancer is a malignant neoplasm where a group of cells display the traits of uncontrolled expansion. The regular cancer treatments place a heavy toxin load on the body, which massage may aid to remove. Skilled touch is favorable at almost every stage of the cancer experience.
Massage treatment provides the following benefits:
• Increases relaxation.
• Helps with fatigue and nausea.
• Improves blood flow.
• Deals insomnia.
• Stimulates Lymphatic System.
• Reduces muscle tension.
• Feels better.
Obviously, massage cannot heal cancer; however, a variety of touch modalities has positively affects over cancer symptoms. An example is stone massage, which is an excellent source of soothing and nurturing. This gentle touch helps physically and emotionally to the patient, and can be applied in different stages of the ailment.
Other helpful alternatives are: Breathing & Relaxation, Hypnotherapy & Creative Visualization, Meditation, Tai Chi and Yoga.