Acupressure is a safe and gentle therapy using one’s fingers, palms, elbows or feet, or special devices to apply pressure to acupoints on the body's meridians.
The meridians are distinct channels that connect acupressure points to each other and to the internal organs, circulating electrical energy through the body.
Acupressure is an ancient remedy of Chinese traditional medicine known to relieve pain in specific areas of the body. At times, acupressure also involves stretching or acupressure massage, as well as other methods.
While performing acupressure, we focus on local points and trigger points:
Some symptoms that benefit from the use of acupressure are:
For further information regarding acupressure treatment, please contact Natural Medical Solutions at (770) 674-6311 and make an appointment to consult with Dr. Gail Ravello, PHD, N.D., M.H., to further assist you in finding out if acupressure is right for you.