Articles in Category: Therapies

Magnet Therapy –Know More About It

on Wednesday, 25 April 2012. Posted in Therapies, Alternative Therapies & Cures Written By:

Magnet Therapy –Know More About It

Magnet therapy has gained increasing awareness in the past few decades along with other fields of alternative medicine. This therapy works on the principle that - the human body and every other living body on the Earth is surrounded by a field of electromagnetic energy. Not only living things, but also non living matter is made up of atoms, which exhibit both electrical and magnetic nature.

Suffering From Frozen Shoulder? Try Physical Therapy

on Saturday, 28 January 2012. Posted in Therapies, Alternative Therapies & Cures Written By: Dr. Vindhya Asthana

Suffering From Frozen Shoulder? Try Physical Therapy

What is frozen shoulder?
Frozen shoulder or medically referred as adhesive capsulitis, is the inflammation of capsule and synovial membrane of shoulder joint. Here, the tissues around the shoulder joint become stiff due to formation of adhesions and largely restrict the joint’s range of motion.

Prevalence and risk factors
Frozen shoulder tends to occur after the age of 40. Women are more affected than men. However there are certain factors which may pose an individual at potential risk. They are:
 

Innovative Massage Techniques Of Tuina Therapy

on Tuesday, 17 January 2012. Posted in Therapies, Alternative Therapies & Cures Written By: superadmin

Innovative Massage Techniques Of Tuina Therapy

Discover the relaxation that comes from an innovatively different acupressure massage; inspired by the Chinese massage technique of Tuina and enjoy the pressures and rhythms that soothe you.

The most efficacious massage techniques of the era are those integrated with Tuina or Tui Na; the Chinese technique for massage. It uses the same ***acupressure*** points amalgamated with innovative massage techniques to achieve an optimal healing.
 

10 Most Effective Acupressure Points

on Tuesday, 17 January 2012. Posted in Therapies, Alternative Therapies & Cures Written By: Archana Mahendra

10 Most Effective Acupressure Points

If you are looking at the use of acupressure for self treatment, here’s how you can locate the best acupressure points.

Acupressure is an ancient healing therapy, which is generally used to cure stress related ailments. This therapy is based on the understanding that the body has self-curative abilities. During this therapy fingers are used to press acupressure or energy points on the body to release muscular tension and improve blood circulation and in turn promote wellness.
 

Acupressure; The Ancient Healing Art

on Friday, 25 November 2011. Posted in Therapies, Alternative Therapies & Cures Written By: superadmin

Acupressure; The Ancient Healing Art

If you are looking for a natural, non-invasive cure for an ailment you are suffering from, acupressure could be the answer. This ancient healing method is time tried and tested for centuries.

Acupressure is an ancient healing art that uses the fingers to press meridians or energy points on the body surface. When these trigger points are pressed, they release muscular tension and promote circulation of blood which in turn aids healing. Acupressure is also called the science of nature, as it relies on the healing power present inside the body to cure a disease.

Working of acupressure:

In acupressure it is believed that a life force, known as chi travels through the body along pathways called meridians or energy channels. 14 such meridians have been identified. A block in the flow of chi results in discomfort or even disease. Acupressure is used to release this blocked energy by stimulating specific points, called acupoints, along the meridians.

Turn To Acupuncture For A Natural Face Lift

on Monday, 14 November 2011. Posted in Therapies, Alternative Therapies & Cures Written By: superadmin

Turn To Acupuncture For A Natural Face Lift

Contemplating a face lift? Is the high cost or the fear of surgery and using potential toxins holding you back? Well, consider turning to acupuncture for a natural and safe face lift; something that’s exceedingly gaining popularity today.

With more and more celebs, rich and the famous turning to natural procedures of beauty enhancement; acupuncture face lifts have become the latest craze. This non-surgical facelift procedure has put forth a much cheaper, safer and painless option to obtaining and maintaining a flawless, wrinkle free and younger looking skin.

Until now surgical and cosmetic face lifts like those done using botox injections were the most popular options. These however, not only dig a big hole in the pocket but also expose you to dangers of permanent scarring, facial sagging and risk of toxic reactions.

Cure Your Sinus With Aromatherapy Essential Oils

on Monday, 17 October 2011. Posted in Therapies, Alternative Therapies & Cures Written By: superadmin

Cure Your Sinus With Aromatherapy Essential Oils

If every change in season leaves you with a bad case of sniffy nose and a heavy head; you need to let your nose sniff some whiffs of aromatherapy oils and cure that sinus for good.

Sinusitis or sinus is a very common ailment faced by many people. For some however, it takes a much aggravated form, often reaching discomforting levels, disrupting normal day to day functioning. During a sinus attack, viral and bacterial infections cause inflammation and blockages of the nasal sinuses and nasal cavities.

Taking long term medication is often not possible in this kind of ailment and people look for effective alternative cures; aromatherapy being one of them. Aromatherapy essential oils have anti-bacterial and anti-viral properties and therefore, prove to be very helpful in alleviating symptoms of sinus.