Scraping is a traditional method of keeping in good health and curing diseases. Many people have tried scraping therapy and think it has a good effect in preventing and treating colds. Nowadays, not only the elderly like scraping, but many young and middle-aged people also like to use this method for health care, especially in the cold season. Some people even use scraping as the first choice for disease prevention and treatment. So, can scraping really play a role in preventing and curing diseases? What should I pay attention to when scraping? Is everyone suitable for scraping?
Scraping and scraping is a traditional folk remedy, which refers to the use of specific equipment (such as jade, horns, etc.) to scrape the skin-related parts to achieve the purpose of dredging the meridians, promoting blood circulation and removing stasis. According to Chinese medicine, the application of scraping is very wide, applicable to diseases of various departments and systems such as internal, external, women, children, facial features, such as common cold, cough, bronchitis, asthma, pneumonia in winter, digestive diseases such as nausea, Hiccups, vomiting, constipation, diarrhea, abdominal pain, etc.; it is also useful for the prevention and treatment of urinary system infections, urinary incontinence, cystitis and dizziness, insomnia, headache, hyperhidrosis, neurasthenia, depression, sciatica, hypertension, and diabetes. effect.
In addition, scraping for sports injury tenosynovitis, carpal tunnel syndrome, tennis elbow, etc., as well as falling pillow, shoulder pain and sore throat in facial features, acute rhinitis, tinnitus, aphonia, and gynecological irregular menstruation, dysmenorrhea, amenorrhea, Menstrual headache, premenstrual tension syndrome, menopausal syndrome, postpartum milk loss, etc. also have effects. However, although the range of diseases applicable to scraping is very wide, it is important to note that scraping can enhance immune function. Generally speaking , it is more recommended for disease prevention and health care, and it is not recommended as the only cure for disease. means.
Although scraping is applicable to a wide range of diseases, it is not suitable for everyone. For example, people with severe heart disease should use scraping with caution. Scraping can not only congest local skin, make the capillaries dilate and blood circulation accelerate, but also the pain caused by scraping can stimulate the sympathetic nerves to cause reflexes and increase the burden on the heart. Therefore, scraping is very dangerous for people with severe heart disease.
In addition, people with bleeding-prone diseases (such as allergic purpura, leukemia) and acute infectious diseases, infectious skin diseases, should be used with caution. When scraping, avoid the affected part of the new fracture and the scar that has just undergone surgery.
The elderly and frail, pregnant women and menstruating women should have some contraindications to scraping. Caution should be taken when fasting. In these special circumstances, if you want to scrape, it is best to go to a regular hospital and be operated by a doctor . If you choose to scrape at home, It must be operated by someone with relevant knowledge and experience, and care must be taken to prevent accidents or infections caused by skin rupture.
The doctor reminded that some details during the scraping process also affected the effect of scraping. Because scraping therapy must expose the skin, and the skin pores open during scraping, you must pay attention to keeping warm and sheltering from wind during operation. Otherwise, if the wind is cold, the evil qi can directly enter the vented pores. Disease.
Some people think that the more maggots you have during scraping, the better. This is wrong. Because the number of vaginal discharges is affected by many factors, under normal circumstances, there is more evidence of blood stasis, more evidence of evidence, heat , and less evidence of deficiency and cold; especially those who take too much medicine, especially It is not easy for people who take hormone drugs to get sick; it is not easy for people with obesity and muscles to get sick; it is not obvious when the room temperature is low. Therefore, if you blindly pursue tadpoles and use heavy techniques or prolong scraping time, you will only end up hurting your body.
After scraping, you should rest for a while and drink a cup of warm water. The pores will be drained due to scraping, which will consume some body fluid and lose energy. To avoid the invasion of the wind and cold, it is not advisable to take a bath immediately after scraping. The skin pores must be closed and restored to their original state, generally about 3 hours after scraping. As for the frequency of scraping, it should be based on how the skin can withstand it. It should not be too frequent, and it should not be scraped again before the spot on the previous scraping site has not subsided.