Cancer Symptoms? These 3 Pressure Points Can Help!

When it comes to dealing with cancer, there are some symptoms you don’t want to deal with.

You are already going through enough treatment wise.

Those with cancer, can use these pressure points to help deal with specific cancer symptoms.

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Pressure Point for Reducing Pain

Pain is no fun anytime of the day, but with this pressure point, you can reduce the amount of pain you’re feeling.

  1. Put your hand face down and spread your fingers.
  2. The pressure point is Ll4.
  3. You will use your opposite thumb and middle finger on your other hand between the thumb and index finger.
  4. The total amount of pressure applied will be five minutes.
  5. You can repeat on the opposite hand.

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Pressure Point for Dealing with Anxiety

When you want to reduce anxiety because of cancer, there is one pressure point that will work for you.

  1. Put your thumb (or middle finger) right between your eyebrows.
  2. You will want to apply pressure here for 10 minutes.
  3. Spend time relaxing and meditating as you apply pressure.

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Reducing the amount of nausea and vomiting you have

Unfortunately, a lot of cancer patients deal with nausea and vomiting. A specific pressure point can help reduce this.

  1. Turn your whole hand facing you, palm up.
  2. Place your first three fingers, from the opposite hand, along the side opposite of your thumb.
  3. Apply pressure here for three minutes or more.
  4. You can repeat this on your other wrist as needed.

 

When you do acupuncture, some people think there are side-affects, but really this is rare.

The pros typically outweigh the cons when it comes to pressure points.

You don’t need to have cancer to use the pressure points.

If you deal with anxiety, nausea, or have pain – give it a try!

Applying pressure to certain point on your body can promote healing.