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 ...
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...
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...
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...
The Complete Guide to Modern Massage: Step-by-Step Massage Basics and Techniques from Around the Wor...
By Ryan Jay Hoyme LMT BCTMB
Learn the healing power of touch with a new, up-to-date reference from The Complete Guide to Modern Massage.Massage is a natural method to relieve pai...
Between Heaven and Earth: A Guide to Chinese Medicine
By Harriet Beinfield
“Comprehensive, encyclopedic, and lucid, this book is a must for all practitioners of the healing arts who want to broaden their understanding. Read...
The Book of Massage: The Complete Step-by-Step Guide to Eastern and Western Technique
By Carola Beresford Cooke & Sara Thomas
A beautifully illustrated introductory guide to the healing powers of a massage, from traditional massage to shiatsu and reflexology.The Book of Massa...
Why can salamanders grow new legs, and young children grow new finger tips, but adult humans can't regenerate? What is the electricity that flows thro...