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Synonyms for acupressure

treatment of symptoms by applying pressure with the fingers to specific pressure points on the body

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While he was at it he got to grips with accupressure points in my arms and hands and massaged my internal organs in order to give them all a kick start.
Some people find that accupressure bands worn on the wrists are helpful in alleviating symptoms and ginger has been recommended as an alternative therapy
Features: spa seats seven and has patented curvilinear design; 82 jets; underwater magnetic switches to adjust lights and jets; Tactile Therapy for accupressure foot massage; optional exercise equipment for rowing: frontal massage therapy jets
The study explored both provider-based complementary therapies such as chiropractors, physical therapy, acupuncture, accupressure, as well as self-directed practices not based on provider direction such as use of vitamins, herbs, and copper band.
Now Vicky has joined her in the new venture, having trained herself in crystal healing, Indian head massage and accupressure.
These include acupuncture, herbs, homeopathy, electrical stimulation, botox injections, chiropractic adjustments, massage, accupressure, craniosacral therapy, osteopathy, aromatherapy, magnets, naturopathy, breathing techniques, herbs, yoga, macrobiotics, physical therapy, tai chi, reiki, qi gong; reflexology, shiatsu, moxibustion, biofeedback, and hypnosis.
The treatment to eliminate the allergy involves specific accupressure techniques on the meridian points along the spine, along with an immediate 25 hours of no contact with the offending allergen.
Popular remedies include massage, stretching, accupressure (relaxing the affected muscle by applying pressure to it) and giving yourself a hard pinch squarely on the upper lip.
THE SOLUTION: The Emotional Freedom Technique which involves tapping accupressure points.
Spa treatments incorporate a menu of wellness techniques such as Reiki massage (using accupressure points), aroma therapy and detoxifying herbal body wraps.
Ancient disciplines like accupressure and shiatsu massage are becoming increasingly popular, as are a wide variety of physical and emotional therapies relying on the healing power of touch.
HoMedics' BubbleBliss massaging foot spa incorporates an accupressure surface, heat therapy and bubbling action at a price of around $28.
It stands for Lymphatic Arainage Incandescent massage and accupressure; in short a healing massage with the added advantage of instantly noticeable beauty benefits to."
Use accupressure to relieve nausea by massaging the pressure point about two inches below the knee.
Reflexology, another accupressure therapy, uses pressure points on the hands and feet that are thought to correspond to other parts of the body.