Traditional Treatments with Energy Points & Magnets

The application of small permanent magnets to Acupressure points, is highly effective method of using magnetic therapy.  Here is a description of what these points are:-

Acupressure ( also sometimes known as Shiatsu massage) is known to be effective in the relief of pain and the symptoms of, a variety of ills.

Acupressure energy points are the same points as used in acupuncture but instead of using needles, fingers and thumbs are used.  Acupressure points, like reflexology points in the soles of the feet, are described as areas of the skin where meridians or channels terminate from connections to various parts of the body.

These meridians provide a circulation system for electrical energy throughout the body and can be thought of as a communications network.  Simply, they can be used to direct the body's nervous system to release muscular tension and assist the flow of blood to injured parts. 

It is thought that negative magnetic energy plays a major role in this process within the body and the use of negative magnetic stimulus externally can be most effective." The following information is presented as a guide to the more common Acupressure points. 

There are many more points that can be used, some for just one specific group of complaints. Below, are a list of common ailment and dis-eases with the corresponding acupressure points on which magnets can be used to effect relief. Refer to the diagram of the body for the location of the points.

Usage Guide

  1. There is no limit to the number of points that magnets can be applied to at one time other than personal convenience.
     
  2. To start with follow an application regime for Acupoint magnets of, say 24 hours on, then 24 hours off, or 48 hours on, 48 hours off. If relief is noticed quicker, they can be removed. Replace again, whenever needed. be guided by your body.
     
  3. Certain positions are not recommended for pregnant women. If in doubt, please check first.

This information is educational and should not to be construed as medical advice, diagnosis, or self-help prescription for any individual or any specific problem.

Any person experiencing a health problem should consult a health professional. Unsupervised self treatment could be hazardous in cases of serious illness.



Acupressure points.

Respiratory Organs

Common Cold
4, 17, 52, 59

Chronic Bronchitis
13, 17, 45, 54, 59

Asthma
5, 6, 8, 9, 16, 17, 54

Circulatory System

General Improvements
16, 18, 19, 40, 55

Blood pressure too high
36, 40, 43, 49, 60

Blood pressure too low
16, 18, 24, 36

Digestive System

Ailing Stomach/duodenum
24, 27, 36, 47, 61

Liver complaints
16, 36, 37, 57, 60

Kidney and Bladder

Nighttime bedwetting
31, 36, 40, 62, 64

Inflammations / Swelling
31, 34, 43, 62, 64

Rheumatic Complaints

Arthritis
Treat the specific areas-

Joint aches
12, 37, 42, 46, 58

Neck pains
42, 50, 51, 58

Shoulder pains
7, 12, 38, 68

Elbow pains
12, 37, 58

Lower back pain
42, 62, 64, 67

Gout pains
41, 63, 65, 66, 67, 68

Hip pains
37, 42, 66

Knee pains
35, 37, 42

Ankle pains
42, 43, 44

Reproductive System

Menstrual problems
28, 29, 30, 31, 40, 62

Climactic problems
2, 16, 19, 53, 64

Imbalance Due to Stress or Emotion

Relieving the problems
16, 19, 20, 36, 40, 55

Pain Relief

Headache - General
1, 50, 58, 59

Headache - Forehead
1, 59

Headache - Top of Head
42, 49

Headache - Temples
2, 58

Headache - Back of Head
42, 50

Toothache
43, 59, 62, A, B

Dizziness
43, 48, 51, 52

Insomnia
16, 19, 40, 43, 55

Hard-of-Hearing, Tinnitus
58, 69, 70

Constipation
26, 57, 63

Diarrhea
26, 27, 36, 47

Wind
24, 26, 40, 47

Nausea, vomiting
16, 19, 36

Allergy, skin rash
16, 36, 40, 49

Fatigue
24, 31, 36, 59

Greater body efficiency
36, 45, 56

Anxiety
16, 19, 36, 40, 43

Sleepiness
19, 40, 43, 45

Sexual problems
16, 31, 36, 40, 43, 62

Breaking Bad Habits

Lose weight
22, 24, 25, S

Quit smoking
5, 17, 20, 36, 45

Quit drinking alcohol
4, 16, 19, 36, 40

General Health

Face and body care
1, 2, 34, 36, 40