About Gayle MacDonald

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Gayle MacDonald MS LMT began her career as a teacher in 1973 and as a massage therapist in 1989. In 1991, she blended her two career paths. Since 1994, she has given massage to cancer patients and supervised massage therapists on the oncology units of Oregon Health and Science University. MacDonald works in a variety of ways to support the development of Oncology Massage. She travels widely to teach practitioners how to massage with people living with cancer and is the author of Medicine Hands: Massage Therapy for People with Cancer, 3rd Edition (Findhorn Press, 2014). Gayle may be contacted on medhands@hotmail.com   www.medicinehands.com/index.html

Articles by Gayle MacDonald

  1. Massage and Cancer-Related Fatigue: Benefits and Cautions

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    One of the most common symptoms associated with cancer and its treatment is fatigue. For many people, it is the major troubling symptom and the primary cause of distress, being even...

Book reviews by Gayle MacDonald

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