November 3, 2016 @ 12:11 AM
If you are viewing this, you are probably concerned that you, or your bed-partner, may be suffering from obstructive sleep apnea, so you are doing a little introductory research on treatment options. You may have heard a little about continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) therapy, but are still confused as to what it is or how it works.
CPAP, or continuous positive airway pressure, is a treatment that utilizes mild air pressure to keep the airways open. Typically, CPAP is used by people who have breathing problems, such as sleep apnea.
CPAP also may be applied to treat preterm infants whose lungs have not completely developed. For instance, doctors may use CPAP to treat infants who have respiratory...
July 19, 2016 @ 7:10 AM
What Is Cold Laser or Low-Level Laser Therapy?
Low-level laser therapy (LLLT) is a form of alternative medicine that uses low-level (low-power) lasers or light-emitting diodes (LEDs). This Cold Laser Therapy or Low-Level Laser Therapy (LLLT) is a treatment that uses specific wavelengths of light to interact with tissue and is believed to help stimulate the healing process.
How Does Low-Level Laser Therapy Equipment Work?
Low-Level Laser Therapy Devices or Cold Laser Therapy Machine are handheld devices used by the clinician and are usually the size of a flashlight. The laser is placed right over the injured area for 30 seconds to several minutes, depending on the extent of the area being.........
July 15, 2016 @ 8:38 AM
What Is Infrared Sauna?
An infrared sauna is a variety of sauna that uses light to create heat. These saunas are often called far-infrared saunas. "Far" represents where the infrared waves fall on the light spectrum. A traditional sauna uses heat to warm the air, which in change warms your body. An infrared sauna heats your body directly without warming the air around you.
Infrared Sauna Benefits:
Saunas. They’re relaxing, reinvigorating and can even feel a little indulgent. But did you know a regular sauna routine is also a very pleasurable way to enhance health? Infrared saunas are a powerful tool for natural healing and prevention. Why infrared? Because its radiant .........
July 11, 2016 @ 7:54 AM
What is Cupping Therapy?
Cupping therapy is a kind of alternative medicine in which cups are placed on the skin to create suction. It is an ancient method of causing local congestion, where a vacuum is created with the use of cups, which are placed on the skin either using heat or suction, that draws up the underlying tissues. While the cups are left in place on the skin for some minutes, blood stasis is formed, and localized healing takes place. The cups can be made of a difference of materials including Glass, Bamboo, and Earthenware.
How does it work?
Cupping requires placing glass, bamboo or plastic jars on the skin and forming a vacuum by sucking out the air. The underlying tissue is ...
July 7, 2016 @ 6:33 AM
What is Laser Acupuncture?
A relatively new way of stimulation, laser acupuncture typically uses low-energy laser beams instead of conventional acupuncture needles to manipulate the flow of current at the acupuncture points. Beyond traditional medicine, this procedure is usually the preferred method for effective treatment of various painful conditions. Most practitioners have an in-depth knowledge of classical Chinese medicine and a clear perception of how different acupuncture points function, thus letting them use a Laser Acupuncture Device or Laser Acupuncture Pen with ease.
Why use Laser Acupuncture Treatment?
Perhaps the biggest advantage of laser acupuncture is that it is completely ...
July 3, 2016 @ 5:34 AM
What is TDP Lamp?
TDP Lamp, also known as TDP Far Infrared Mineral Heat Lamp or the Miracle Lamp because of their incredible success. It was invented by Chongqing Silicate Research Institute (CSRI) headed by Mr. Gou Wenbin in 1985. The term TDP is an abbreviation for "Teding Diancibo Pu" which translates to "Special Electromagnetic Spectrum" lamp.
How does TDP Infrared Lamp work?
TDP Lamps use a mineral plate consisting of 33 earth elements crucial to the human body. When initiated by the built-in electric heating element, this mineral plate emits a unique band of far-infrared waves ranging from 2 to 25 (microns) in wavelength and 281034 mW/sq cm in depth that correspond ...
June 30, 2016 @ 12:49 AM
"Chi" is a term that is used to explain what gives life. Regarding the body, chi is what differentiates a corpse from a living human being. It is also called the life force.
A strong life force is what makes a human being totally alive, alert and present while a weak force results in sluggishness and fatigue. You can increase and develop your chi to overcome illness, become more vibrant and enhance mental capacity.
Chi machine, developed and first manufactured in Japan, is a passive aerobic exercise device that promises to strengthen this life force, called Chi. The machine works with a simple logic that can be compared to the movements of a fishtail. It shakes and vibrates the whole ...
June 24, 2016 @ 12:00 AM
Electro-Acupuncture is a form of acupuncture technique where a small electric current is passed between pairs of acupuncture needles or an electrode which has only recently come into use. According to some acupuncturists, this practice augments the use of regular acupuncture, can restore health and well-being, and is particularly good for treating pain.
Electro-Acupuncture is quite similar to traditional acupuncture as the same points are stimulated during treatment. As with traditional acupuncture, needles are inserted on specific points along the body. The needles are then attached to a device that generates continuous electric pulses using small clips. These devices are used to adjust the frequency and intensity ...
June 17, 2016 @ 5:25 AM
Neck pain is a typical problem among many people. Our neck is made up of vertebrae that extend from the skull to the upper torso. The Cervical disks that lies between vertebrae absorb shock between the bones. The bones, along with ligaments and muscles of our neck support our head and allow for motion.
Many people occasionally experience neck pain or stiffness in the neck. It usually happens because the neck muscles can get strained from poor posture, whether it's leaning over your computer or hunching over your workbench. In many cases, it is due to normal wear and tear, or overuse. Sometimes, neck pain is caused by injury from a fall, contact sports, whiplash or any other abnormalities and inflammation.
April 1, 2016 @ 7:05 AM
The Chi Vitalizer Chi Machine is an immensely popular lateral motion Chi Machine that is superior to the original Chi Machine in numerous ways. It promotes spinal flexibility, better sleep and reduces stress levels. It helps to boost metabolism and lowers blood pressure. It contributes to back pain relief as well as muscle pain and neuralgia because of its feature that stimulates the sympathetic nervous system, spinal column, and vertebrae.
It oxygenates the cells to promote cell repair, rejuvenation and increased energy levels. Effectively releases toxins that have accumulated in your system throughout the day, thus allowing your body to increase its ability to fight off infection, repair damaged cells and improve metabolic efficiency.&...