Gua Sha Treatment is an ancient therapy of china, and it has a history of several thousand years, which has been proved very effective by Chinese people.
Gua Sha treatment is a naturopathy of Chinese medicine, it is based on the medical theory of skin in traditional Chinese medicine. In this treatment, an instrument which is made of oxhorn or bowlder will be needed, and the part needed to be scraped will be coated with lube, so it can reach the effect of dredging the channel and promoting blood circulation and removing blood stasis.
When virus accumulates in our body’s venation, it will obstruct the circulation of qi and blood in our body. And when there is more virus accumulating in our venation, the symptoms will be more severe.
Scraping the diseased area by using Gua Sha slab can make patient have subcutaneous hemorrhage, and it will be stopped when there are red points like rice grains under the skin which is coagulated by bleeding. And then by sweating, the virus can be excreted out in this process.
Gua Sha Treatment can provide many benefits to our body health.
1.Regulating Yin-Yang: Gua Sha treatment can regulate the balance of our visceral function. For example, when the intestine peristalsis has hyperfunction, by using this therapy, the hyperfunction can be inhibited and people’s condition can recover to normal. While if this function has hypofunction, this therapy can also promote it to normal.
2.Removing toxins: this therapy can stimulate partial tissues and make it form hyperemia, which can expand blood vessel and promote the circulation of blood flow and lymph, so the phagocytosis of immune cell can be improved. And the toxins in body can be transported more effectively.
3.Promoting qi and activating blood: qi and blood can provide energy and nutrients for our body, and they can also take the wastes and toxins away from our body. And Gua Sha treatment can help remove the stasis and keep the circulation of qi and blood unobstructed.
For patients with kidney disease, Gua Sha treatment can help them remove the wastes and toxins that accumulate in their body, and it is a good choice to relieve the pain caused by the problems in patient’s nerve-muscle system. Besides, this therapy also has good effect in treating hypertension, diabetes, etc.
Gua Sha treatment is not suitable for all patients, and it can also take harmful effects when it has not been used appropriately.
1.This therapy should not be used in skin where has skin ulcer or other skin diseases.
2. Patient with leukemia should not use this therapy.
3. If patient has trauma in the diseased area, patient should not use this therapy.
4.patients who have severe cardiovascular diseases should not use this therapy, because it may aggravate their condition.
5. For patient with kidney disease, if he has severe kidney failure or obvious edema, it is better for him not to accept this therapy.