Question – Detail some traditional methods of HEALTH restoration in the Asian population.
Health Restoration in Asian Population
health restoration in the physical sense can be accomplished by the use of countless traditional remedies, such as herbal teas, liniments, special foods and food combinations, massage, and other activities.
Acupuncture is an ancient Chinese practice of puncturing the body to cure disease or relieve pain. The body is punctured with special metal needles at points that are precisely predetermined for the treatment of specific symptoms.
Moxibustion, Cupping, Bleeding, and Tui Na
Herbal Remedies Medicinal herbs were and are used widely in the practice of Chinese healing.
In addition to herbs and plants, the Chinese use other substances with medicinal and healing properties. Popular Chinese remedies include: ■■Deer antlers—used to strengthen bones, increase a man’s potency, and dispel nightmares ■■Lime calcium—used to clear excessive mucus ■■Quicksilver—used externally to treat venereal diseases ■■Rhinoceros horns—highly effective when applied to pus boils; an antitoxin for snakebites ■■Turtle shells—used to stimulate weak kidneys and to remove gallstones