Books about Acupuncture & Acupressure
Acupuncture is a technique of inserting and manipulating fine filiform needles into specific points on the body to relieve pain or for therapeutic purposes. The word acupuncture comes from the Latin acus, "needle", and pungere, "to prick". According to traditional Chinese medical theory, acupuncture points are situated on meridians along which qi, the vital energy, flows. More »
Acupressure (a blend of "acupuncture" and "pressure") is a traditional Chinese medicine technique derived from acupuncture. In acupressure physical pressure is applied to acupuncture points by the hand, elbow, or with various devices. More »
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The Trigger Point Therapy Workbook: Your Self-Treatment Guide for Pain Relief (A New Harbinger Self-...
By Clair Davies NCTMB & David G. Simons MD
Trigger point therapy is one of the fastest-growing and most effective pain therapies in the world. Medical doctors, chiropractors, physical therapis...
The Guide to Modern Cupping Therapy: Your Step-by-Step Source for Vacuum Therapy
By Shannon Gilmartin CMT
An ancient alternative technique that has found its right place in the modern world of healing. In recent years countless high profile athletes and ...
Energy Medicine: The Science and Mystery of Healing
By Dr. Jill Blakeway
The first comprehensive look at the groundbreaking field of energy medicine and how it can be used to diagnose and treat illness, from one of the worl...
Trigger Points (Quick Study Academic)
By Inc. BarCharts
Loaded with beautifully illustrated diagrams clearly and concisely labeled for easy identification. Illustrations by award-winning medical illustrator...
Acupressure (Quick Study Academic Outline)
By Inc. BarCharts
Complete, labeled illustrations of acupressure points in the human body. From pre-teen to pre-med, this chart is loaded with beautifully illustrated d...
Did you ever wonder how acupuncture works? This book strips away the mystery. Each acupuncture point has unique functions, which are explained in pla...
Gua Sha: A Complete Self-treatment Guide
By Clive Witham
Learn how to use simple Gua sha scraping techniques to maintain your health and help to prevent and combat ailments such as headaches, colds, nec...
Acupressure's Potent Points: A Guide to Self-Care for Common Ailments
By Michael Reed Gach
With your hands you have potential to relieve everyday aches, pains and ailments without taking drugs, to improve your health, and to increase your vi...
Quantum-Touch: The Power to Heal (Third Edition)
By Richard Gordon & Eleanor Barrow
Quantum-Touch is the touch-based healing technique that uses the chi of both practitioner and client, bringing them into harmony to allow the body to ...
Massage Therapy: Principles and Practice
By M.Ed. LMT NTS CI NCTMB
Covering massage fundamentals, techniques, and anatomy and physiology, Susan Salvo’s Massage Therapy: Principles and Practice, 5th Edition brings...