Recent Examples of acupressure from the Web
This foam mat has plastic nails offering a chance for an at-home acupressure session.
Where His Bladder Is The bladder contains a very sensual acupressure point aptly named the Gate of Origin.
In a music-free, conversation-free room at L’Auberge de Sedona, The Quiet Mind signature treatment uses flower essences, breathing exercises, and acupressure to help guests feel fully present during a massage.
The body treatment starts with a scrub and follows with a moisture application, a thermal blanket wrap, foot and scalp acupressure massages and a body butter rub.
In addition to bed rest and a bland diet, treatment options include homeopathic remedies like ginger or acupressure, but the most severe cases require hospitalization, IV fluids and feeding tubes.
Facial acupressure and aromatherapy for self-care with Anisha Durve.
Research shows acupressure may reduce nausea for chemotherapy patients and reduce anxiety in patients preparing for surgery.
Acupressure on the wrist also helped elderly people with Alzheimer’s disease sleep more easily (Aging Clinical and Experimental Research, February 2015).
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ACUPRESSURE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of acupressure for English Language Learners
: a method of relieving pain or curing illness by pressing on particular points on a person's body with the fingertips or thumbs
medical Definition of acupressure
acupressuristplay \-ˌpresh-ə-rəst\ noun
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