Healing Power Of Acupressure and Acupuncture

Healing Power Of Acupressure and Acupuncture

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by Matthew Bauer
     
 

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This accessible, up-to-date resource guide leads you through the foundations and techniques of acupressure and acupuncture.

Acupressure and acupuncture can relieve painful conditions such as migraine headaches, lower back pain, joint disorders, carpal tunnel syndrome, asthma, allergies, stress, nausea, heart problems, and many others. Today, most

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Overview

This accessible, up-to-date resource guide leads you through the foundations and techniques of acupressure and acupuncture.

Acupressure and acupuncture can relieve painful conditions such as migraine headaches, lower back pain, joint disorders, carpal tunnel syndrome, asthma, allergies, stress, nausea, heart problems, and many others. Today, most health-care plans cover these treatments, making them more popular than ever.

Filled with insights into the history of these two age-old therapies, The Healing Power of Acupressure and Acupuncture helps readers choose when to see a licensed therapist, and even provides information about doing certain treatments at home. Matthew D. Bauer delves deeply into the traditions and remarkable benefits of acupressure and acupuncture, explains the many benefits of both, describes techniques for self-treatment, and illustrates how Chinese healing can augment modern Western medicine.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781583332160
Publisher:
Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date:
03/28/2005
Pages:
224
Sales rank:
806,838
Product dimensions:
5.99(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.63(d)
Age Range:
18 - 14 Years

Meet the Author

Matthew D. Bauer, a Licensed Acupuncturist, herbalist, and qi-gong healer, studied Taoist philosophy with a 74th generation Taoist master. In investigating the roots of acupuncture and Chinese medicine, he also explores profound questions regarding issues of spirituality and the evolution of the human condition. Bauer has been in private practice for 19 years and writes a regular column for Acupuncture Today. He received an honorary Ph.D. in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine from Yuin University. Bauer maintains a practice at La Verne Acupuncture in La Verne California.

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Healing Power of Acupressure and Acupuncture 3.8 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 6 reviews.
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one word. Awsome. This book gives you a good sight of life. I've already recomended this book to my friends, and mow im giving my word to the public.
Guest More than 1 year ago
My grandson and daughter told me to buy this book and read it and tell all of my friends to look for it as well. There are a lot of elderly friends of mine that suffer from Fibromialgia and other problems. (I have Arthris and Parkinsons) I would try any thing. It is easy reading and easy for anyone to understand and follow (even this old 75 year old woman!!) My grandson is being helped personnally by this Dr. So I would say that he knows what he is talking about. Good advised and easy guide to use some tips at home. Everyone should see this Dr if they are in the area and get the book.
Guest More than 1 year ago
This book not only explanes the practice of acupuncture and acupressure, but it talks about its orgen and explanes the belief qi. This book talks about the interesting points of a boring subject. Who knew eastern medicine could be so interesting? (any medicine, in fact!)