Cupping Therapy

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Cupping Therapy improves blood flow, relieving pressure and tension. It also helps clear congestion from a common cold or asthma symptoms.
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"Cupping is an ancient therapy practiced by Egyptian, Chinese, and European civilizations dating as early as 1,500 B.C. Cupping therapy is documented in one of the oldest medical textbooks in the world, the Ebers Papyrus, which describes Egyptians using cupping therapy. In Ancient Greece, cupping was used to treat internal diseases and structural problems. Many different methods of cupping therapy spread into medicine throughout Asian and European civilizations.Cupping therapy is an alternative massage style that uses the application of a vacuum created by either suction or heat. The suction is used to pull the tissue upwards into the cup. This process allows the tissue to decompress, allowing for the improved circulation of blood and drainage of lymph and wastes from the area. The increased flow of healthy cells and elimination of dead cells and wastes from the treated area can help promote healing of injuries (old or new)."

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