Research and Journalism

Follow the links below to read the research. You don't have to read all the jargon you can just scroll down to the conclusion/results if you like.

Anxiety

A Randomized-Controlled Trial Examining the Effects of Reflexology on Anxiety of Patients Undergoing Coronary Angiography

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4228540/

 

 

Use of reflexology foot massage to reduce anxiety in hospitalized cancer patients in chemotherapy treatment: methodology and outcomes.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16487421

 

Back pain

Reflexology in the management of low back pain

 

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18346622

Arthritis

Effect of Reflexology on Pain and Quality of Life in a Patient with Rheumatoid Arthritis

 

http://www.lifesciencesite.com/lsj/life0802/49_5179life0802_357_365.pdf

Cancer and Palliative Care

The Effect of Reflexology on Chemotherapy-induced Nausea, Vomiting, and Fatigue in Breast Cancer Patients

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5473096/

COPD

A randomised-controlled trail examining the effects of reflexology of patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).

 

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16648092

Constipation

Reflexology in the management of encopresis and chronic constipation.

 

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/12715585

PMS (Pre-menstrual syndrome)

Effects of reflexology on premenstrual syndrome

 https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6815051/