Hand healing | definition of hand healing by Medical dictionary
hand healing Paranormal
A technique in which a healer’s hands are passed over the body of a sick person, with or without physical contact; hand healing predates is believed by some to be effective in treating pain and rheumatic complaints, effects that are difficult to verify.
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References in periodicals archive
Reiki, or hand healing
, is a complementary therapy said to reduce stress by "laying on hands", like massage.
In the weeks that followed, Gattefosse watched his hand healing
swiftly, leaving no trace of a scar.