Author: Rajeev SharmaPublisher: Manoj PublicationsYear: 2009Language: EnglishPages: 186ISBN/UPC (if available): 8131000038
You may have heard about ancient Indian Yogis, ayurvedic physicians, massage therapists, treating their patients by pressuring specific points. There is a scientific aspect of such pressure, which is, now-a-days called Acupressure.Acupressure is the science where pressure by thumb is made on foot, soles, face, ears, palms, besides other areas, where there are specific points corresponding to different organs. The pressure on such points relieves the ailment through nervous ad lymphatic reflex channels of body.The roots of Acupressure are in Japan and China, but now it is accepted worldwide. This therapy works with every other therapy of medical science, increasing the percentage of cure. The advance Acupressure like foot reflexology and meridianology is also explained for the benefit of readers.
Human body systemThe causes of ailments according to acupressure therapyInstructions at the beginning of the treatmentDiagnostic sticks and various objects to apply pressureTime duration and guiding principles for applying the pressureReflex points the mirror of ailments Pressure (Reflex) points and their corresponding body organsIllustrations to know reflex pointsAilments and their cure by pressing the reflex pointsAcupressure points to relieve pain of different organsBasic techniques of reflexologyThe zone theoryMeridianology for advance acupressure MeditationThe ChakrasFood During the acupressure treatmentCalories contents of foodWater in early morningFive Basic rules for good health and long lifeHealing through pranayamaMudra for acupressure cureSurya namaskar for allImportant Health Tips