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Reflexology

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Reflexology

  1. 1. Reflexology <ul><li>A system of applying pressure to specific reflex points of the foot </li></ul><ul><li>Not massage </li></ul><ul><li>Belief that each part of the foot relates to its own part of body (increase energy flow) </li></ul><ul><li>May be linked to meridiains </li></ul><ul><li>Research is limited </li></ul>
  2. 2. <ul><li>1. Top of Head 2. Sinuses 3. Pituitary Gland 4. Temporal Area 5. Neck, Cervical 6. Upper Lymph Area 7. Parathyroid Gland 8. Ears 9. Eyes 10. Thyroid Glands 11. Shoulder 12. Lungs and Bronchi 13. Heart Area 14. Heart 15. Spine, Vertebra 16. Pancreas 17. Solar Plexus 18. Stomach & Duodenum 19. Liver 20. Spleen 21. Spleenic Fixture 22. Gall Bladder 23. Adrenal Glands 24. Hepatic Flexure 25. Kidneys 26. Transverse Colon </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>27. Waist 28. Ureters 29. Ascending Colon 30. Descending Colon 31. Lumbar 32. Small Intestines 33. Sacral 34. Bladder 35. Ileo-Caecal Valve 36. Appendix 37. Sigmoid Flexure 38. Hip & Lower Back 39. Coccyx 40. Sciatic Area 41. Rectum 42. Uterus 43. Prostate 44. Breast 45. Lymph Drainage 46. Fallopian Tubes 47. Lymph Nodes (Arm Pit) 48. Sacro Iliac Joint 49. Ovary or Testicle 50. Lymph Nodes (Groin) 51. Maxilla/Submaxilla (Jaw) 52. Tonsils </li></ul>
  4. 4. http://www.circlesoflight.com/alternative/reflexology-chart.html <ul><li>History shows that Reflexology dates back to around 2500 BC. </li></ul><ul><li>It was widely used by the Egyptians, the Indians, and the Chinese. </li></ul><ul><li>Some of the African tribes people worked with the points on the foot. </li></ul><ul><li>There is a relationship between reflexology and acupuncture or acupressure as their treatments are based on the principals of using stimulation on dynamic meridian lines.. A real nice point, (no pun intended) is that Reflexology never uses needles in its treatments. </li></ul><ul><li>You can request their free printable reflexology chart </li></ul>

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