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reflexology


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n. a complementary therapy based on the theory that reflex points on the feet correspond with all body parts. Firm pressure is applied to the relevant reflex points using the thumb or fingers. Reflexology is said to be able to help with specific illnesses and may also restore the body’s natural balance and harmony. It can be used for people of any age and there are very few contraindications.

Subjects: Medicine and Health.


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