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Reiki and Cancer

A cancer diagnosis can turn a person's world upside down. Often the ability to process information and make decisions can be very difficult when facing the uncertainty of cancer. Anxiety about the future can leave you feeling confused or angry. You may have problems comprehending information or feel overwhelmed by all the decisions you need to make. Many emotions may surface as you are examining treatment options and choosing doctors. Often the treatment road is long, complex and may come with unwanted side effects. The keys to coping with all of this is to try to find a way to relax and release stress and try to keep a positive attitude and approach this challenging journey from the perspective that you can overcome your fears and persevere. No matter what the odds you can always choose to believe in hope, choose to believe in a positive outcome. This is where Reiki can help you.

Reiki can improve the quality of life for the cancer patient by reducing anxiety and depression. It can help the patient be better prepared to cope with all the decisions they need to make and allow a more hopeful energy to penetrate their thoughts. Reiki can also help reduce side effects from medications, chemotherapy drugs and other treatments a patient may endure. Reiki does not interfere with any drugs or treatments so it is the perfect companion to all cancer treatments. Reiki works together with your treatment plan to better care for the whole person instead of just treating the disease itself. It is so gentle and relaxing that it is giving your body and mind a great gift during one of the biggest challenges you may face in your lifetime. There have been many studies on Reiki and cancer and they conclude that it is a blessing for most patients to receive Reiki during and after treatment. In fact many cancer centers around the world offer Reiki as one of their alternative therapy options for people undergoing treatment.

Reiki does not compete with nor replace regular cancer treatments but can work together in order to give patients a clearer mind, more stable emotions and reduce fatigue and physical pain. This helps make the entire process more manageable and peaceful. Allowing patients to be better able to cope with what lies ahead. In modern times, many cancers are now being seen as a long illness that can be managed with new treatments being approved all the time. Reiki can help you, come experience a treatment today and see how your life may change for the better.