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common acupressure points for self treatment

Self Treatment With Common Points of Acupressure

Acupressure is one of the healing techniques that have achieved great acclaim from all parts of the world and the best part is that you can do it yourself within the comforts of your home. You have to apply pressure on certain points of the body with your fingers. This not only reduces the symptoms […]

What Is Thermal Acupressure and What Are Thermal Acupressure Therapy Side Effects?

What Is Thermal Acupressure and What Are Thermal Acupressure Therapy Side Effects?

The concept of thermal acupressure is gaining popularity in recent times so it is only natural that one wants to find out about thermal acupressure therapy side effects if any. Most of us know that acupressure (sometimes referred to as Tuina or Tui Na) is the ancient traditional Chinese medicine therapy that uses the bare […]

Maternity Acupressure

How to Perform Maternity Acupressure

Acupressure is a technique which activates specific energy points on the body to facilitate healing. It has its roots in Traditional Chinese Medicine, or TCM, and is based on the concept that there are numerous channels of energy throughout the body called meridians. These meridians may become either blocked or over-stimulated, resulting in pain or […]

General Acupressure Tips For Healing

General Acupressure Tips For Healing

If you are suffering soreness or pain in any point of the body, it may be because you are carrying tension in a certain area of the body. By using acupressure to hit these pressure points, you can make your body release the tension and you will feel much better for it. However, acupressure can […]

Acupressure Uses The Body To Cure Headaches

Acupressure Uses The Body To Cure Headaches

If you haven’t ever experienced a headache during your life, consider yourself to be very lucky. If you are like the rest of us, however, you may know how debilitating headaches can be. Most of us pop a few aspirins anytime we are struck down with a headache, hoping they will take effect soon and […]

Acupressure And Acupuncture For Sciatica

Acupressure And Acupuncture For Sciatica

A reader of this blog wanted to know what could be done in order to relieve the pain caused by sciatica using acupressure. Well acupressure and acupuncture use the same results by applying consistent pressure at the same meridians; only the process is different. While acupressure uses consistent pressure to be applied, acupuncture entails the […]

Acupressure Or Getting Well Through Magical Touch

Acupressure Or Getting Well Through Magical Touch

The acupressure is an ancient science originated from China, whose technique is based on the same principles as acupuncture but implies the pressure of fingers in the specific areas instead of piercing it with needles. This is a method that allows accessing and freeing the energy centers that are blocked or clogged. The massage therapy […]

Alternative Medicine Can Help With Nausea Resulting From Cancer Treatments

Alternative Medicine Can Help With Nausea Resulting From Cancer Treatments

Nausea is a common side-effect of the radiation and chemotherapy treatments used to treat various types of cancer. Recent studies suggest that acupressure, a variation of a form of traditional Chinese medicine, may help with that nausea. There is an anti-nausea point on the inside of the arm, just above the bend of the wrist. […]