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Acupressure Techniques

Acupressure Techniques

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Acupressure Techniques is about The Acupressure Treatment that you should know whether the treatment is working for your ailment.Pressing a point behind your knee, for example, can help address low back pain or pressing a point on the top of the foot may help ease the pain of migraine.After a treatment, you will probably feel looser and more relaxed.
Acupressure Techniques following :
-Self Acupressure
-Pressing
-Pressing
-Asthma/Bronchitis
-Headache
-Back-ache/Neck-Pain/Shoulder-Pain
-Cold/Sinus
-Acidity, Indigestion and Flatulence
-Constipation
-High Blood Pressure
-Diabetes
-Arthritis

Used for thousands of years in China, acupressure applies the same principles as acupuncture to promote relaxation and wellness and to treat disease. Sometimes called pressure acupuncture, acupressure is often thought of as simply acupuncture without the needles.
Acupressure (sometimes written as "accupressure") is a technique related to acupuncture, where the energies of the body are regulated by manipulating points on the body. This has effects on the emotions, tension and physical conditions.

The points are commonly called "acupuncture points," "pressure points," "acupoints" or "acupressure points."
There are two ways that acupressure points are manipulated: pressing (reinforcing) and reducing them. Most are probably familiar with the first, but not with the second method.

Acupressure is just one of a number of Asian bodywork therapies (ABT) with roots in traditional Chinese medicine (TCM). Examples of other Asian bodywork therapies are medical qigong and Tuina. Shiatsu is a Japanese form of acupressure.

Traditional Chinese medical theory describes special acupoints, or acupressure points, that lie along meridians, or channels, in your body. These are the same energy meridians and acupoints as those targeted with acupuncture. It is believed that through these invisible channels flows vital energy -- or a life force called qi (ch'i). It is also believed that these 12 major meridians connect specific organs or networks of organs, organizing a system of communication throughout your body. The meridians begin at your fingertips, connect to your brain, and then connect to an organ associated with a certain meridian.

According to this theory, when one of these meridians is blocked or out of balance, illness can occur. Acupressure and acupuncture are among the types of TCM that are thought to help restore balance.

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  • (62 stars)

    by Edjoe Shi on 11/07/2014

    Very informative and easy to locate points. Thanks a lot.

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    by ruby tevis on 30/06/2014

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    Broken

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    by Ashwani Kumar on 04/06/2014

    Good...

  • (62 stars)

    by Shameel Khawaja on 03/06/2014

    Nice