Reiki and Treating Autoimmune Diseases

Reiki and Self CareAutoimmune diseases affect people of any age, race or background. When autoimmune diseases develop the symptoms range from mild to severe often reducing the quality of life for the sufferers. Individuals suffering from autoimmune can greatly benefit from alternative healing therapy such as Reiki.

So what are benefits of Reiki for individuals suffering from autoimmune diseases:

  1. Helps with pain
    For many individuals suffering with autoimmune diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, inflammatory bowel disease all deal with pain on daily basis, many who go for Reiki treatment sessions regularly report feeling less pain as a result of the sessions.
  2. Better physically and emotional balance
    Many individuals report that they feel more balanced physically and emotionally with regular Reiki sessions. This sense of balance makes it easier for people to deal with their chronic illness and it improves their overall quality of life.
  3. Less anxiety and feeling calmer
    Both anxiety and stress are common problems among people battling a lifetime autoimmune disease, due the fact that there may or may not be a medical cure for these diseases – leaving sufferers often feeling hopeless. Regular reiki sessions may reduce feelings of anxiety and improve the mood of sufferers which could help sufferers be more compliant to prescribed medical treatments.
  4. Healthier Immune Function
    Research regarding Reiki’ effect on immune function is lacking however many individuals with autoimmune diseases report a reduction in symptoms after regular Reiki sessions.

If you are suffering from an autoimmune disease and would like to explore the idea of Reiki as a supplemental treatment option alongside medical treatment – please book a treatment and come see us

Love and blessings
JS Reiki School