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Dr Tamer's Classification of cupping therapy types

Dr Tamer's Classification of cupping therapy types:

Cupping therapy types can be classified into five main types, technical types which include dry, wet, massage and flash cupping therapy. The second is power of suction related types which include light, medium and strong cupping therapy. The third is method of suction related types which include fire, manual suction, and electrical suction cupping therapy. The fourth is materials inside cups related types which include herbal, water, ozone, moxa, needle and magnetic cupping therapy, the five is according to the area treated which include facial cupping, Pedi cupping, abdominal cupping, female cupping, orthopedic cupping.

To Cite this classification please use: 

Dr Tamer Shaban - Cupping Therapy Encyclopedia - CreateSpace Publishing - ISBN-13: 978-1494780517 - 2014

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