Cupping Therapy in San JoseCupping therapy is a very simple treatment that can significantly impact your health. This treatment involves placing special cups on the patient’s skin to create a suction sensation that acts as a vacuum to help increase blood circulation and withdraw toxins from the body.

Many people don’t realize how dependent the immune system is on properly functioning blood circulation and lymphatic system. When the immune system is in proper order, you feel healthy, well-rested, and energetic. However, when our immune system is not functioning, pain and disease begin to impact the body. The pulling power of cupping therapy has been used for centuries to help reduce pain and enhance the feeling of well-being.

Benefits of Cupping Therapy

Cupping therapy is a stimulating and strengthening experience to take advantage of when the body is injured or sore. Cupping therapy can be highly beneficial for many conditions, including:

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Although we have specified some conditions in which cupping therapy can help, there are several other conditions and injuries that this therapy can help.

Pain Related Conditions
Cupping therapy can be very effective for pain relief, especially for headaches, migraines, menstrual cramps, dental pain, tennis elbow, muscle pain, back pain, and sciatica.

Rheumatic Diseases
Cupping therapy can be great for back and joint problems because it increases blood circulation and mobility, and it can help rheumatism, lumbago, and stiff joints.

Cupping therapy can also be highly effective in treating arthritis and pain. Therapy is concentrated on the areas affected by arthritis and any associated arthritis pain and discomfort

Chest and Heart Diseases
Cupping therapy may also help lung diseases, such as chronic cough, pleurisy, bronchial congestions, asthma, congestive heart failure, high fever, pneumonia, and acute pneumonia.

Gastrointestinal Diseases
The stomach, spleen, and intestines are crucial to the functionality of the human body. Cupping therapy stimulates movement and secretion of digestive fluids, which supports digestion.

Urinary Diseases
Cupping therapy may help treat kidney stones, abscesses, and urine retention in adults. Cupping therapy can support urine retention when cups are applied to the lumbar region.

Dermatologic Diseases
Boils, abscesses, herpes, acne, cellulite, and urticaria may all benefit from cupping therapy. Cupping expands blood vessels to improve blood flow and remove toxins from the surface of the skin.

Psychological Diseases
Cupping therapy has been known to be effective for anxiety and worries. Cupping and a massage may also help balance hormones, which is very effective when treating depression.

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