Breast cancer is the most common cancer among women in the United States, and is the second-leading cause of death in women. Each year, more than 180,000 women are diagnosed with breast cancer.
The benefits of mastectomy massage are numerous when done by a qualified and properly trained therapist. Nancy combines her training of Oncology Massage, Manual Lymph Drainage Certification, and Scar Management to prepare an individualized protocol to each session.
With a properly trained massage therapist, massage can relieve post-operative pain and edema, and facilitate in increasing the flow of lymph, blood and oxygen.