Archive for July, 2016

Promising Numbers

Two months ago the GatewayCR.org blog gave anecdotal numbers from cancer patients receiving Reiki at a university hospital cancer infusion center, reporting “much to great” improvement for: Relaxation (89%) Anxiety and worry (75%) Improved attitude (75%) Improved mood (81%) Improved sleep (43%) Reduced pain (45%) Reduced isolation and loneliness (38%) Improved mood (30%) Gateway also reported that…


Reiki and The Mind/Body Connection

“Scientific evidence shows the mind and body are connected, and both must be at peace when fighting cancer,” author, blogger and cancer caregiver Lauraine Kimber recently posted. “Patients with high expectations of getting better often do because of the release of biological chemicals altering specific areas of the brain to aid in recovery.  Increasingly, hospitals…