Do you believe that general disease of the body can be used by therapy applied to the foot? This is the foot therapy of traditional Chinese medicine. As part of the human body and in the same environment with other parts of the body, the foot is closely related to the internal organs. It can reflect pathological changes in the body, and can therefore be used to make diagnoses of diseases. At the same time, various types of stimulations applied to specific reflecting areas on the foot can improve and preserve health, and prevent and treat diseases. Foot therapy has become very popular because of its easy, safe and wide application, and good therapeutic effect.
This book is included in the Practical Collection of Traditional Chinese Medical Therapy series edited by traditional medicine specialists with rich clinical experience. In the book the origin, development, character and indications of foot therapy, as well as clinical applications for treating common surgical, dermatological, medical, gynecological, pediatric and ENT diseases with foot massage, foot acupuncture, external application of drugs, and foot bath were discussed in detail.
Practical, simple, easy to understand and arrayed with about 100 illustrations, the book can help both medical workers and ordinary readers understand, learn, and use this unique therapy of traditional Chinese medicine.