What is the
Research Analysis Document?
The Research Analysis
Document is an independent analysis of over 300 reflexology
research studies from around the world.
It is over 320 pages in size
and was developed by the International Council of
Purpose of This Document:
Reflexologists all over the world have been
asked, Is there any research about the effects of reflexology
where a specific health condition is mentioned?
Except for a handful of reflexologists who have traveled the
globe and made a special effort to collect reflexology research
studies from all over the world, few reflexologists could answer
that question, and had no where to go for such information.
can answer that question just by looking at a copy of this
There were other reasons why the International Council of
Reflexologists developed this document.
To increase public
awareness of the benefits of reflexology
general public to be able to find information about research in
areas of interest to them, such as, Is there any research
showing the effectiveness of reflexology for the relief of
symptoms related to headaches?
For reflexologists to be able to see the many areas in which
reflexology has been documented to be helpful.
For reflexologists to be able to give results to clients when
asked about specific areas of reflexology research.
journalists, and others to be able to have the information
easily available to write articles about the documented benefits
of reflexology for local newspapers, magazines, digests, etc.,
including citations and references to the actual studies
reflexology organizations all over the world to have the
information available to write articles about the documented
benefits of reflexology for their reflexology newsletters
including citations and references to the actual studies which,
in turn, serves to educate their members on the latest
developments in the field of reflexology.
To have one centralized, independent, impartial Clearing House
of information on the subject of reflexology research.
To help reflexologists and others from around the world gather
ideas for their own future reflexology research projects.
To help advance reflexology for self-help and to use on family
To help advance reflexology as a remarkable independent
To show the wide range of institutions around the world where
serious reflexology research is being conducted.