Acupressure Therapy to Get Healing from Kidney Diseases
More than 26 million Americans—one in nine adults—have kidney disease. Millions more are at increased risk for getting it, and most don’t know it. Kidney disease can be found and treated early to prevent more serious kidney disease and other complications. Early detection can help prevent the progression of kidney disease to kidney failure. Acupressure can help in recovery process in some serious kidney related diseases but cannot be a cure itself. In many kidney related conditions it can help you get healing and cure.
The kidneys perform several life-sustaining roles. They cleanse your blood by removing waste and excess fluid, maintain the balance of salt and minerals in your blood, and help regulate blood pressure. When the kidneys become damaged, waste products and fluid can build up in the body, causing swelling in your ankles, vomiting, weakness, poor sleep, and shortness of breath.
Acupressure do help in expulsion of toxins created in the body by pressing the point of Kidney in both hands and legs, so it can help in recovery process. Though in many kidney related conditions it can help you get healing and cure. If you are looking for a cure for chronic renal failure, better if you practice acupressure alongwith medicines and proper medical advice.
Chronic kidney failure describes the gradual loss of kidney function. Treatment for chronic kidney failure, also called chronic disease, focuses on slowing the progression of the kidney damage, usually by controlling the underlying cause. Chronic kidney failure can progress to end-stage kidney disease, which is fatal without artificial filtering (dialysis) or a kidney transplant.
In acupressure, manual pressure is applied and held to acupuncture points. To promote kidney health, the practitioner presses several specific points on the foot, ankle and near the second lumbar vertebrae for three to 10 seconds at a time, over a period of 15 minutes to an hour.
Acupressure points for kidney related conditions:
Kidney 3 and 7 helps to strengthen the kidneys.
Liver 3 brings energy down from the head and helps to speed recovery. It is located on the top of the foot- between the big toe and the second toe.
Spleen 6 and stomach 36 together improve digestion and immune function.
Acupressure Treatment for Urinary troubles, Failure of Kidneys and Kidney Stone
* Press all points and Point Nos. 11 to 15, 18 and 26. Also press the first and second knots of the last finger of both the hands. Also apply cold pack on the abdomen.
Drink at least 6 to 8 glasses of water to promote free and regular flow of blood. This will help the kidneys to function properly and to throw out poisons from the body and you will have clear urine.
Acupressure and massage ease fatigue and depression in people with end-stage renal disease - kidney failure - who are undergoing hemodialysis, a recent study reported.
* YouTube 'Acupoint 3
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