What is Oncology Massage?
Oncology massage is a modified form of massage therapy that takes into consideration the cancer and the cancer treatment with which the individual is dealing. Oncology massage training includes understanding the stages of
cancer, the various forms of treatment, the effects and side-effects of those treatments and how to address these issues by using a variety of specialized techniques and a nurturing touch. The results can be reduced pain, improved sleep, restored range of motion and release of scar adhesions, decreased numbness in hands and feet, improved mood and renewed energy.