I ask clients,
if they are so inclined, to share
something of their experience with other cancer patients who might be
considering oncology massage. Here are several....
Bruce understands the difficult road of cancer and addresses
the physical pain associated with the mental anguish.
As soon as I had a surgery date, I started going in tighter and tighter circles. [Massage] was a big help in being relaxed but ready when the day came."
[Massage] was a great way to get
through the stress of chemotherapy.
I not only felt relief from the taxing effects
of chemo and the debilitating muscle/bone ache, I ended up feeling an
overwhelming sense of peace.
Massage has created an overall sense of well being. I'm at peace with mastectomy and more at peace with my body image.
Having experienced massage in different places, to me it's
the difference in practitioners. Never before have I experienced this level of
professionalism, compassion, intelligence and understanding of the body.
It's like a vacation from cancer.
And finally, a long and heartfelt response about the
impact of oncology massage on one person.
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by Bruce A. Hopkins