Like the idea and philosophy behind acupuncture but
scared of needles? Why not try Tuina Massage...
Tuina Massage is a traditional Chinese massage
utilising finger and elbow pressure, grasping, stretching,
rolling, kneading and rubbing to stimulate the body. Tuina
means ‘push and grasp’ and can be used to treat specific
conditions following the same theory as acupuncture, or as
a general massage to promote wellbeing and relaxation.
Whilst a relatively new therapy in this country, Tuina
Massage was first used in China during the Han Dynasty
2,000 years ago. Widely used today throughout China where
all major hospitals have a Tuina department, it is also
the Chinese medicine treatment of choice for children.
Tuina Massage practitioners work on the principle of
balancing the Yin and Yang of the body by working along
energy pathways (meridians) and specific areas of the
body. The diagnosis and theory behind Tuina is the same as
that used to select acupuncture and acupressure points. A
Tuina Massage session is tailored to your individual
constitution and energy flow to make it a unique and
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