Developed in the late a70s by French osteopath Paul Chauffour, Mechanical Link is a gentle manual therapy that encourages the balance of tensions in the fascial systemathat complex web of tissue that interconnects and affects all other body systems. It spreads throughout the body uninterrupted, providing physical stability while also allowing flexibility and mobility. Based on the principle that traumatic stress affects the interconnecting tissues of the body by forming patterns of tension called lesions, Mechanical Link therapy has successfully treated fibromyalgia, migraines, asthma, and other conditions. Extremely popular in Europe, it is rapidly gaining adherents in North America. This book, complete with 44 black-and-white photographs and 20 color illustrations, is a comprehensive manual for diagnosing and treating patients. Mechanical Link therapy is guided by the bodyas own wisdom about its unique needs. The work stimulates to the bodyas self-corrective responses, promoting normal mobility, tissue tone and posture. Mechanical Link brings tension into equilibrium and allows the body to return to optimal functioning ability, so all its systems can improveaincluding the immune system. Mechanical Link helps alleviate a range of illness, pain and dysfunction, including: acFibromyalgia acIndigestion acMigraine Headaches acPremenstrual Syndrome acAsthma acChronic Fatigue acMotor-Coordination acImpairments acChronic Neck and Back Pain acCentral Nervous System acDisorders acEmotional Difficulties acTemporomandibular Joint Syndrome (TMJ) acStress and Tension-Related Problems acOrthopedic ProblemsThis book, complete with 44 black-and-white photographs and 20 color illustrations, is a comprehensive manual for diagnosing and treating patients. Mechanical Link therapy is guided by the bodyas own wisdom about its unique needs.
|Author||:||Paul Chauffour, Eric Prat, Monique Bureau|
|Publisher||:||North Atlantic Books - 2002|