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Shiatsu for Mothers of Premature Babies
Giving Shiatsu to mothers of hospitalized premature babies increased with 6.3 times the volume of mother’s milk that reached the babies.
Support of Cancer Patients with Shiatsu
A single shiatsu session can have a considerable effect on the reduction of chemotherapy-related symptoms.
Cancer, Hospitals, Mental Health
Shiatsu for Mental Health & Cancer Patients
Shiatsu alleviates pain by stimulating the release of endorphins, the body’s natural pain-relieving chemicals. This reduces the need for pain medication and improves patients’ quality of life
Shiatsu and Dementia
Shiatsu sessions resonated in the memories of residents who were otherwise challenged in that regard – Shiatsu may stimulate a connection with otherwise submerged cognitive resources.
Shiatsu at Hippokratio Pain Clinic
The possibility of using Shiatsu as a complementary tool for chronic pain management became clear to the doctors who had the opportunity to observe Shiatsu sessions.
Shiatsu for Medical Staff in 10 Covid Intensive Care Units in Uruguay
“In 27 years of work as a doctor, this is the first time I have experienced someone taking care of me.” Doctor in Covid ICU, Centro Covid 2, Montevideo, Uruguay.
Shiatsu at Schneider Children’s Hospital, Israel
Shiatsu helps manage physical and mental symptoms and side effects and improves quality of life as a complement to conventional cancer treatments.
Project Serenity In the Iris Sud Hospital Consortium, Brussels
Promoting psycho-physical well-being, providing mental support and recognition through touch, raising awareness of the importance of self-care.
Free Shiatsu Treatments for Healthcare Workers in Hungary
The “heart goal” of the project was for the Shiatsu community to give back by creating space and time for relaxation, recharge and recovery.
Shiatsu Treatments for HIV-positive Patients, St. Pierre Hospital, Brussels
Positive feedback from an initial trial session convinced the medical staff to set up a regular Shiatsu program for their HIV-infected patients.