2011 – Korean Study Reports: ‘Self-Foot Reflexology can Reduce Stress & Fatigue’!
June 5, 2011
SAMCHEOK, KOREA 2011 – Earlier this year a study from Korea revealed that ‘self-foot reflexology’ was effective in reducing perceived stress and fatigue:
TITLE: ‘Effects of Self-Foot Reflexology on Stress, Fatigue, Skin Temperature and Immune Response in Female Undergraduate Students’
CONCLUSION – The results of this study indicate that self-foot reflexology is an effective nursing intervention in reducing perceived stress and fatigue and, in improving skin temperature. Therefore, it is recommended that this be used in clinical practice as an effective nursing intervention for in female undergraduate students.
|Keywords: Reflexology, Stress, Fatigue, Skin temperature, Immune response.|