ACUPRESSURE, checking hemorrhage in arteries during an operation by compressing their orifices with a needle.
"The Nuttall Encyclopaedia" by Edited by Rev. James Wood
His friends endeavoured to rank acupressure with chloroform as one of the blessings to humanity made manifest by him.
"Sir James Young Simpson and Chloroform (1811-1870)" by Henry Laing Gordon
A Vietnamese acupressure technique, Dien Chan, is being given, and taught, by an instructor of 32 years, Hue Loc, pictured left, at no charge at the Vietnamese Cultural Center in West Seattle through Nov 11.
Let your fingers do the healing with acupressure .
Do it yourself acupressure can provide relief from muscle pain.
Acupressure Wristbands Help Reduce Nausea in Cancer Patients.
We got her some acupressure wristbands used to combat seasickness.
Nineteen-year-old Kimba is the first elephant that zoo officials know of to receive acupuncture and acupressure.
The elastic band uses the techniques of maintained pressure and acupressure to calm dogs by affecting the sensory receptors, the company adds.