Eastern peoples have a legend about a certain point of Zu-san, which is responsible for health and longevity. Once upon a time, a peasant inherited an amazing inheritance from his parents. These were not fabulous treasures and not a beautiful castle. Parents conveyed unusual knowledge to their son; they revealed to their son the secret of the point of Zu-san-li. The secret was that if you correctly act on this point and cauterize in a special way, then you can live a very long life without knowing the disease. This person clearly followed the advice of his parents and took great care of his point of Zu-san-li, so he was able to live a very long life and survived the change of many rulers.
And today, this point is considered miraculous. Therefore, all people who are not indifferent to the state of their health perform cauterization and massage this point. A special method of treatment is cauterization with wormwood cigars, which affect bioactive points in the body. Usually this treatment method is used as an adjunct to acupuncture Continue reading
In everyday communication, the possibility of massage for expectant mothers is discussed from the neutral opinion of “possible, if carefully” to categorical “mandatory” and “unacceptable”. In the ranks of professionals in this field there is also no unanimous opinion. Some believe that massage relaxes and helps prepare the female body for the act of childbearing. Others prefer to consider this a risky procedure.
In any case, the decision on the appointment of massage is made only by the doctor. It is impossible to independently evaluate which massage course is necessary, taking into account the permissible zones of the body and the intensity of the procedure. Pregnant women are not allowed to prescribe a massage. Continue reading
Even in ancient times, massage was known as a remedy. Massage was used by primitive people. Obviously, stroking, rubbing, kneading the sore spot at first was purely instinctive. It was made at the earliest stages of development of traditional medicine. It was established that many centuries ago, massage was used as a remedy by the peoples living on the islands of the Pacific Ocean.
The origin of the word “massage” does not have the same explanation for different specialists. Some believe that it came from the Arabic “mass” or “masch” – “gently press, touch,” others – from the Greek “masso” – “squeeze hands”, and others – from the Latin “massa” – “stick to fingers”. But whatever the origin of the word, the essence of the massage remains the same. Continue reading