Reflexology For Neck

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  Neck, Infantile Myogenic Torticollis  

Study Conducted:



  China   Health Center of Women and Children  



Huixian, D., "Treatment of 36 Cases of Infantile Myogenic Torticollis with Reflexology and Tuina." 2000 China Reflexology Symposium Report, Beijing : China Reflexology Association, pages 32-34.


  36 cases, both male and female, ages 20 days to 3 years old, with infantile myogenic torticollis (14 cases, the neck deviated to the right side and 22 cases, the neck deviated to the left side) were given 1-2 minutes of foot reflexology along with infantile tuina (massage) and hot compresses of Chinese herbs twice a day for 2-4 weeks focusing on the head, cervical vertebrae, neck, thyroid gland, trapezoid muscle, coccyx, liver, gallbladder, spleen reflexes with excellent results in 15 cases.



Foot reflexology, in conjunction with the use of tuina (massage) and hot compresses of Chinese herbs, was found to be effective for the relief of infantile myogenic torticollis.

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