Cancer patients not being permitted to receive a massage treatment is a thing of the past. Previous ideologies cited that cancer could be spread by massage but there is absolutely no evidence of this. Massage boosts wellbeing, it calms and relaxes clients and has been found to hugely benefit people living with cancer. 
Oncology massage is a gentle treatment designed around the clients specific needs that may arise from their personal health situation. it can be utilised at any point during a persons cancer journey - during and after any treatment phases, whilst in remission and can be especially invaluable alongside palliative care