massage to relieve tension by finger pressure; based on the belief that there are reflex points on the feet, hands, and head that are connected to every part of the body.
- Blood flow to the feet, brain, kidneys and intestines
- Post-operative recovery
- Medical care
- Mental health – reduces depression and anxiety
- Complements cancer care – easing pain, nausea, vomiting, and/or anxiety for chemotherapy patients
- Pregnancy, delivery and post-partum effects