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Clinical Foot Reflexology (CFR) and its affects on Cancer patients

The FHT recently printed a study measuring patient response to CFR delivered within a UK NHS cancer service.  For years studies in cancer patients have revealed evidence of reflexology being effective in symptom relief, reducing peripheral neuropathy, decreasing pain, nausea, vomiting and fatigue. This study concluded that CFR has been shown to be a useful intervention for reducing stress and provides symptom relief in patients undergoing cancer treatment. They successfully demonstrated that CFR can be integrated into a busy cancer ward and chemotherapy unit without inhibiting daily routines. To read the full article click here:  https://www.fht.org.uk/fs/s/v/sharing_zone_reflexology_in_cancer_care.pdf