母親和兒童
Cough

 

Cough is the pediatric respiratory movement reflected through the cough nerve center by various factors stimulating the mucous membrane of the respiratory tract.

 

Syndrome Differentiation:

  • Wind-cold cough

  • Wind-heat cough

  • Phlegm-dampness cough

  • Yin-deficiency cough

  • Chronic lung deficiency cough

 

Treatment Focus:

  • releasing exterior and repelling wind-cold, ventilating lung and regulating qi.

  • releasing exterior and repelling wind-heat, clearing lungs and relieving cough

  • invigorating qi and checking adverse rising of gi, nourishing spleen to benefit lung.

  • invigorating qi and checking adverse rising of gi, nourishing yin and moistening dryness.

  • nourishing yin and moistening dryness, nourishing spleen to benefit lung

 

Clinical efficacy observation on pediatric massage for chronic cough in children

https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11726-021-1248-6

 

How can Pediatric Tui-Na Massage help?

  • The acupuncturist will assess the tongue and take the pulse, with the syndrome differentiation. then do a Tui-Na massage with a prescription of acupressure points. 

  • For the best result, the parents can help the children massage a few times in-home until the next visit. 

Insurance Covered:

This service can be covered by acupuncture insurance.

and we can do Direct Billing as well

 

Our Padiatric Tui-Na Massage Team