Foot & Feet Massagetechniques video clip to relax the thighs and soothe tired legs, feet and improve circulation Athena is an alternative health practitioner doing Cranio-Sacral Therapy, a Licensed Massage Therapist and Lymphatic Drainage Therapists.
Herbalism is a traditional medicinal method of health care based on the use plants and plant extracts. Herbal medicine is the art or science of growing and collecting plants and their extract for preparing and utilizing plants for the enrichment of health. Natural medicine is the best option available to treat certain illness and ailments. Healing herbs are all around us, present in spices, gardens, lawns and in the natural environment around us. Prior to the industrial revolution, they were still used by one and all. Today, we have the ultimate advantage of maintaining a good relationship between the organic world and the latest technologies. If we try to gain knowledge of how to use plants as curing agents and understand the scientific and energetic processes of curing, we can apply them for curing a number of health imbalances. Modern herbalism is an approach that is tried and tested through generations and consistently seen as a new light in the medical field. Herbal medicines and therapies are used to support and modify infected body functions, rather than a symptomatic approach. Herbal curing methods are used as an alternate to conventional drug-based medicines. Infact, in certain conditions, they both go hand
Lemon, water and honey can be combined to cleanse the body, but it should only be done for one day at a time, and only pure ingredients should be used. Prepare each cleanse drink individually throughout the day.
Reflexology, also known as zone therapy is an ancient holistic healing technique. The theory behind this alternative medicine is that through the application of pressure to the foot, the practitioner may affect specific reflex zones in the body, producing a reduction of stress and pain. While much of reflexology as yet to be scientifically validated, individuals who have received treatments swear by it, and insist that reflexology is responsible for reducing imbalances and blockages involved with chronic illness. Reflexology zone therapy massage is founded on the principle that specific zones on the feet have corresponding points that indirectly affect bodily organs and stimulates, heals and anesthetizes these organs with balancing blood circulation. Many followers of reflexology prefer these holistic massages as an alternative to invasive forms of treatment. This safe and non-invasive treatment that massages certain points in the body to ease various ailments in symptoms relating to illness and disease. Reflexology is based on principles that are not involved in traditional medicine. Although it has been around since the days of Early China and Egypt, there has been nothing proven that zone therapy treatments actually heal diseases. Because of this, reflexologists will inform their patients to continue any other
Acupuncture is a traditional practice of healing with its origin in China. For nearly thousands of years acupuncture is spreading wellness of the body and mind by curing the patients. It is always said that Prevention is better than cure. Preventive care is the most important step to maintain a good health and wellness of the body. Acupuncture aims that the patient regains the balance of the body and stays healthy. The patient is relieved from stress and the immunity is boosted by following these practices. Acupuncture has provided the required cure to the sufferer by healing. In this way, it has proven effective for many diseases from tennis elbow, addiction, stroke, menstrual cramps, osteoarthritis, lower back pain, carpel tunnel syndrome, and asthma. Acupuncture generally involves the treatment, which begins with the proper diagnosis. The acupuncturist will take a complete assessment, which involves the questions regarding health and lifestyle. This technique is followed in Acupuncture to get a detailed insight of the patient’s emotional state, and specific symptoms. Even the minute things of the patient like the condition of the tongue to checking the pulses on both wrists are studied by the acupuncturist. The first visit to the acupuncturist can
Aromatherapy is nature’s way of fixing things that are wrong with the human body. Now it seems like a new thing to us but it certainly isn’t. The first men to walk this planet didn’t have high priced drugs to use to treat ailments so they had to learn how to rely on natural healing. For many thousands of years mankind relied on natural remedies and found out that they worked quite efficiently. The human body comes from the dust of the earth and so do all manner of plants and herbs so common sense tells us that the best remedies are natural remedies. The drug industry does not want us to realize this because once we do they will lose a boatload of money on the drugs that they have duped us into believing that we need. Have you ever wondered why drug companies advertise directly to the consumer through television ads and commercials? They will give us some generic symptoms and then ask if we are suffering from them. They want us to go to the doctor and describe what they have told us and ask him for the drug that they have already told you that you