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Oncology massage offers support to patients going through cancer treatment and recovery by providing a non-invasive, nurturing gentle touch.
Working with a trained therapist will provide a safe and effective massage to help relieve the many issues that may arise during treatment such as pain, nausea, fatigue, anxiety and depression.
It is essential to work with a trained therapist who can adjust their massage technique to best care for a person person living with cancer, such as knowing how to massage a person who has bone metastases, removal of lymph nodes, implantable medical devices (central lines and mediports), blood clots, surgery and radiation, and low blood counts.