Art of Cupping

by Hedwig Manz
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Publisher: Thieme

Publication Date: January 01, 2011

ISBN: 9783131490513

Binding: Kobo eBook

Availability: eBook

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Praise for this book:*A welcome addition...[The] author makes her guidance easy to adopt with the aid of numerous photographs of cup placement...excellent.--The Lantern*For over 5,000 years, cupping has been used across the globe to treat a broad spectrum of health disorders. A safe, comfortable therapy, it requires only simple, inexpensive instruments to achieve highly effective results. This comprehensive guide features all the information practitioners need, including historical facts, step-by-step instructions for application, and treatment of specific health problems. Highlights:

Detailed theory of dry and wet cupping

Practical instructions for 45 different disorders

Illustrated by real-life photographs from the authors practice

Compact, user-friendly format for easy reference

Each chapter of the practical section deals with a different area of the body and its disorders. Information is given on the complaint, the correct cupping application, supplementary and alternative therapies, as well as preventive treatment. Practice-oriented and highly detailed, this is an invaluable reference for experienced practitioners and an ideal learning tool for students.