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tui na

(too´e nah´) [Chinese] a Chinese system of massage, acupoint stimulation, and manipulation using forceful maneuvers, including pushing, rolling, kneading, rubbing, and grasping, sometimes in conjunction with acupuncture.

tui na

(twē nah)
Chinese system of bodywork with the goal of impacting circulatory flow and chi to improve general function and enhance resistance to disease.
[Chinese tui na, push and grasp]

tui na

, tui-na, tuina (twā nah) [Chinese tuī ná, poke-pinch]
A traditional method of Chinese massage in which the body is lifted, squeezed, and pushed to improve circulation and enhance disease resistance.

tui na (tōō·ē nä),

n a manual therapy used in traditional Chinese medicine; based on the principles of yin-yang, the five elements, and a meridian view of the body. The goal is to encourage free flow of qi by manipulating the joints, viscera, and soft tissue. See also qi.
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Double-center randomized controlled trial on post-stroke shoulder pain treated by electroacupuncture combined with Tuina.
Chinese, Thai and relaxation massage, Tuina Ladies Massage, Budaiya, 10am-9pm.
McGonagle, 34, has recently returned to his home town to set up his practice, and is delighted with the direction his life has taken since he started his training in the branch of oriental medicine known as Tuina.
I've not heard too many GPs in the region spouting about the efficacy of homeopathy or Tuina massage.
5 MMscm/d, involves the addition of compression units to the existing facilities and the construction of two new compressor sites, El Quemado in Argentina (KP 160) and Tuina in Chile (KP 173.
The Institute combines the best practices and medical knowledge available with support from a team of specialists, including: a licensed dietician and nutritionist specializing in anti-inflammatory and elimination diets; a massage therapist trained in Tuina (a form of Chinese manipulative therapy); a muscle physiologist; and an acupuncturist.
These include acupuncture, moxibustion (the burning of mugwort leaves near the body), cupping, tuina massage, tai-qi, qi-gong, electrical stimulation and the extensive pharmacopeia of Chinese Herbology.
Acupuncture, Medical Tuina (massage), Reflexology, Cupping, Gua Sha, The Chinese Medical Clinic, Bahrain Wellness Resort, Janabiya, 9am-1pm and 4pm-8pm.
And to enhance and balance her body's energy, Gwyneth enjoys a Tuina massage (for UK practitioners call 01242 582 168).
for a 12,000 metric tonne per year SX-EW operation at the company's partially owned Tuina, Chile copper project.
27, 1997--At North Lily Mining Company's Tuina, Chile copper project, Yuma Copper Corp.