Category Archives: Jin Shin Jyutsu® research

Video about Jin Shin Jyutsu at the UK Markey Cancer Center

As previously mentioned on this site, the Markey Cancer Center at the University of Kentucky has been offering Jin Shin Jyutsu (JSJ) free to its patients. This has been made possible through a grant from the Lexington Cancer Foundation. In … Continue reading

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Study finds Jin Shin Jyutsu reduced heart rate significantly in stroke survivors

This study, conducted by Kristina McFadden and Theresa Hernandez of the Department of Psychology and Neuroscience at the University of Colorado at Boulder, investigated the effects of Jin Shin Jyutsu on cardiovascular function in stroke survivors, a population that could … Continue reading

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Jin Shin Jyutsu shown effective in helping to treat traumatic brain injury

This results of this 2011 study by the University of Colorado Boulder, involving 38 study subjects, indicate a link between the Jin Shin Jyutsu treatments and enhanced cognitive function in study subjects with mild traumatic brain injury, or TBI. “We found … Continue reading

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Jin Shin Jyutsu provides significant improvement of side effects related to cancer treatment, according to new research

This new study is exciting news for the Jin Shin Jyutsu community, in that it is part of the trend of increasing acceptance of JSJ in the clinical field.  The Kentucky Markey Center (Lexington, KY), which published the study, alongside … Continue reading

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Pilot Study: Jin Shin Jyutsu During Recovery From Cardiac Procedures

Even though this pilot study is from back in 2000, and probably not up to the standards for medical studies, I think the results are very interesting.  The patients at Morristown Memorial Hospital all seemed to like the treatments (78% said … Continue reading

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Presentation about the Markey Center Jin Shin Jyutsu Cancer Program

View the presentation made to the Lexington Cancer Foundation on 9/7/11 about the Markey Cancer Center Jin Shin Jyutsu program.  While this is not a peer-reviewed, double-blind medical study, it does show the great effectiveness as evidenced by the responses, … Continue reading

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“Ancient form of massage offers new hope of healing”

Here is a link to an article from the Lexington Herald Leader in KY.  At the Lucille Parker Markey Cancer Center, Jennifer Bradley is treating cancer patients giving them Jin Shin Jyutsu treatments under a $49,500 grant from the Lexington … Continue reading

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