Category: Tui Na

Snake Massage

At a spa–carnivorous plant farm in northern Israel, you can get a snake massage for just $80. Spa mistress Ada Barak came up with the idea after visitors who came to scope out her carnivorous plants (which eat schnitzel, among other things) enjoyed the sensation of holding the garden snakes she’d pass around after the […]

Tuesday September 5th, 2023 in Device, Menopause, Tui Na | No Comments »

Virtual massage can relieve amputees phantom limb pain

Amputees can feel relief from phantom limb pain just by watching someone else performing “virtual” massage. The treatment appears to fool the brain that it is their missing hand being massaged, California researchers say. New Scientist magazine reports that it harnesses nerve cells in the brain which become active when watching someone else carry out […]

Tuesday September 5th, 2023 in Exercise, Palliative, Tui Na | No Comments »