Cupping is one of the oldest methods of traditional Chinese medicine, dating back to the early fourth century, when the noted herbalist Ge Hong wrote about a form of cupping in A Handbook of Prescriptions.
4. Detoxifying Poor circulation can lead to buildup of toxins inside of the body’s tissues. This buildup can be the root cause of many different health conditions. Cupping helps to improve stagnation, while the blood rushing to the area that’s being treated carries away toxins. Along with those toxins, it helps to clear dead cells and other debris. All of these elements are then expelled… [read more]
Did you know that there is another lesser-known TCM treatment protocol known as cupping therapy that can help relieve a host of maladies? http://www.naturalnews.com/042431_cupping_therapy_traditional_Chinese_medicine_health_benefits.html