Menopause & Acupressure :
A COMPLIMENTARY THERAPY IN MENOPAUSE
There are diffrent modes of acupressure therapy. We shall discuss the role of two major systems in the treatment of menopausal problems. they are (1) Su Jok Therapy and (2) Reflexology : (a) Hand Reflexology,(b) Foot Reflexology.
Acupressure therapy is a very simple, drug less therapy which can show quick result. It is so simple that any one who is prepared to work diligently can learn acupressure techniques from knowledgeable person do this procedure.
Fig. 2 Show the organs of reproduction – the uterus, the fallopian tubes and the ovaries are represented at the base of the index and middle fingers, on the palm side.To treat these organs, pressure is applied on this area.The endocrine glands have a major role to play during menopause.Their representation on the hand is depicted in Fig. 2.
In this method 38 different points have been identified on the palm and the sole. Each point represents certain organs. Fig. 5 to 11 show these point
DR. CHHAYA MAKAD