Acupressure stimulates the same pressure points and meridians as acupuncture but without the use of needles. Developed in Asia over 5,000 years ago, the healing art of acupressure is remains one of the most popular method for pain and illness relief in the world.
Traditional Chinese Medicine’s point-specific ancient healing knowledge has developed into the most potent healing energy therapy by utilizing the body’s acupressure points. Traditional Chinese medicine discovered that excesses of particular activities weaken the immune system by over-stressing certain acupressure meridian pathways.
ND Health Acupressure Therapy Is Beneficial For Many Conditions:
ND Health acupressure Therapy is effective in the relief of stress-related ailments and is ideal for preventive health care because it boosts the immune system. When acupressure points are engaged it:
By relieving stress, acupressure therapy strengthens resistance to disease and promotes wellness. Your ND Health Naturopathic Doctor can determine pressure point formulas for specific conditions, such as chronic fatigue, fibromyalgia, chronic muscular pain, mental stress, addiction recovery, learning disorders, trauma, emotional imbalances and more. Some studies suggest that applying pressure to certain points causes the brain to release more endorphins, small proteins that act as a natural painkiller.
ND Health acupressure Is Covered By Most Health Insurance Plans
Most employer insurance plans cover acupressure administered by an ND Health Naturopathic Doctor. You can find out if your insurance provides acupuncture benefits by calling your insurance company’s patient information or benefits line. This number can be found on your insurance card, or simply call our office for more information.
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