A BRIEF HISTORY OF CUPPING

There is reason to believe the practice dates from as early as 3000 CE. Archaeologists have found evidence in China of cupping dating back over 2000 years. In ancient Greece, Hippocrates (400 CE) used cupping for internal disease and structural problems. This method in multiple forms spread into medicine throughout Asian and European civilizations

Cupping Therapy is an ancient form of therapy in which a local suction is created on the skin to mobilize blood flow (white blood cells) in order to promote healing

THERAPEUTIC EFFECTS

The therapeutic effects of cupping last long after the treatment is over. The short and longer term benefits are individual,varied and cumulative benefiting many of the following:

  • Headache, back, joint and muscular pain
  • Infertility, sexual disorder
  • Rheumatic conditions
  • Hypertension
  • Common colds, flu and fever
  • Insomnia
  • Stroke
  • Constipation and diarrhoea
  • Chest pain
  • Asthma
  • Blood disorders
  • Stress, anxiety, lethargy,mold depression
  • Increases energy levels
  • Strengthens the immune system
  • Improved Lymphatic drainage
  • Aids in the elimination of accumulated toxins and waste product