By Hedwig Manz
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 author's 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.