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 and clinics across Australia and the U.S. are acknowledging Reiki as a way to improve patient care”. 

Over the past two decades, the Australian medical profession has acknowledged the connection between the body and mind, and its role in our overall health. Mind-body therapy now plays an integral part of whole-person care and of the many different types of mind-body therapies, one of the most practiced and accepted forms is Reiki, which works in conjunction with regular medical or psychological treatment.

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