Despite the better understanding of cancer and pain in the last 50 years, many clients and patients with such conditions are still denied by some massage therapists who fear that massage would "spread" cancer to other parts of the body. But this is just a myth — a myth that denies quality for those in pain.
This issue examines the basics of cancer and what current evidence say about massage therapy's effects for various cancer patients. More updates coming soon! Mais
Many patients & client seek massage therapy for pain relief, yet our profession's understanding of pain and touch is lacking. That's why our stories focus on these topics, including exercise and communication, to help us explain & understand what we're doing & why we feel pain.
These are complex topics, and we're here to tackle it. Mais