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The Art Of Reflexology Foot Massage

The Art Of Reflexology Foot Massage

Reflexology foot massage is the art of touch therapy wherein pressure is applied to various areas in the feet. It dates back to ancient times, as the Chinese have discovered that nerves in the feet are connected to various internal organs, and hence problems in these organs can be cured by applying pressure on the […]

homepathic medicine

Homeopathy Funding Comes Under Fire From British Doctors

British doctors have called upon the National Health Service or NHS to stop their funding to homeopathic remedies and have also said that homeopathic formulations should not be marketed as medicines in pharmacies. It is the charge that homeopathy’s highly diluted remedies are “nonsense”; doctors also criticize this form of alternative treatment alleging that it […]

Top 10 Benefits Of Reiki Massage

Top 10 Benefits Of Reiki Massage

Reiki is a Japanese word for Universal Life Force Energy. Reiki massage pertains to the use of spiritual energy to heal a person’s aura through kneading and rubbing various body parts to obtain spiritual therapy. Although reiki and massage are two different things, the combination of these in Reiki massage helps a patient achieve physical […]

Pain Management For A Herniated Disc

Pain Management For A Herniated Disc

A herniated disc, also called a slipped disc colloquially, happens when there is a tear in the outer fibrous ring of the disc which causes the central soft portion to bulge out. Since most herniated discs will resolve themselves without surgery, the main problem is pain management here. As anyone who has had a slipped […]

What Is Mind-Body Medicine?

What Is Mind-Body Medicine?

The concept of Mind-Body Medicine is that which uses a number of different techniques to enhance the capacity of the mind to impact the functions of the body and symptoms. Primarily, prayer, meditation and using creative outlets are the therapies employed in this treatment; but a lot more besides. Stress is one of the chief […]

Reflexology Massage - What It Can Do To Your Body?

Reflexology Massage – What It Can Do To Your Body?

Reflexology massage is a form of therapy that focuses on using the feet, as well as the hands, to heal other parts of the body. It works with the premise that certain nerve endings are located in the feet and hands that are connected to vital organs and glands, which, when pressure is applied to […]

Chiropractic Care During Pregnancy

Chiropractic Care During Pregnancy

When pregnant, women are reluctant to try on anything new, which hasn’t been tried, tested and above all proven to be safe for their unborn baby as well as their own selves. In the event they are likely to treat the concept of chiropractic care during pregnancy with at least some degree of suspicion. However, […]

Yoga – A Panacea For Many Ills

Yoga – A Panacea For Many Ills

Yoga is a holistic solution for several different aims of life: physical fitness, mental health, a flexible body and all round wellness. The benefits of yoga are physical, mental and spiritual; literally endless as demonstrated by the video of the yoga instructor who is also experienced in kick boxing and Pilates. On the purely physical […]