Can Reiki Help Heal the Chronic Pain Epidemic?

Can Reiki Help Heal the Chronic Pain Epidemic?

Chronic pain is a major healthcare problem worldwide, and particularly in Asia Pacific where it has long been neglected due to a lack of understanding and awareness among the general public, health policy makers, and healthcare professionals. Some small studies have been conducted to determine the effectiveness of Reiki. They suggest that patients may use Reiki to find relief from not only the physical aspects of chronic pain, but also the anxiety that often comes with it.

Yale Studies Show Reiki Beneficial For Heart Attack Patients

Yale Studies Show Reiki Beneficial For Heart Attack Patients

In a study conducted in Yale University in 2010 and published in one of the most prestigious peer-reviewed conventional medical journals, patients who received a 20-minute Reiki treatment within three days after suffering a heart attack showed improved mood and heart rate variability (HRV). Let’s take a look at what this means in non-technical language.

Case Study: Irritability and a Frozen Shoulder

Case Study: Irritability and a Frozen Shoulder

A fit and healthy 44 year old female came to see me desperate for help and assistance. She had a good life and was enjoying it immensely, apart from the fact she found herself irritable and cranky from lack of sleep, when her frozen shoulder played up. She was at her wits end and sick to death of paying out money to the chiropractor who she claims, wasn’t helping her in the least.