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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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...
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...
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...
The Complete Guide to Yin Yoga: The Philosophy and Practice of Yin Yoga
By Bernie Clark & Sarah Powers
This second edition of the best sellingThe Complete Guide to Yin Yoga provides an in-depth look at the philosophy and practice of Yin Yoga with illust...
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...
Did you ever wonder how acupuncture works? This book strips away the mystery. Each acupuncture point has unique functions, which are explained in pla...
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 ...
The Pictorial Atlas of Acupuncture not only provides beginners with an overview of the most important acupuncture points, but experienced practitioner...
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...