In modern treatment, animal physical therapy for diseases treatment is still practiced. The treatment is not only with sophisticated technology and medical science, but also traditional treatment following a diagnosis. A lot of people still prefer traditional methods of treatment such as water therapy, using herbal plant or animals.
Animal Physical Therapy
Especially, animal physical therapy is still practiced until now. The following are therapies that use animals as mediator therapy.
Leeches have a very effective efficacy to treat diseases such as diabetes, heart, migraines, pinched nerve, sinusitis, muscle injury, and dirty blood diseases. The most healing diseases with this leech therapy are coronary heart disease, heart failure, heart leak, heart swelling, and migraine. The process of therapy is sticking 2 leeches at the points. The points are in the center of the disease for half to one hour.
After the leeches are removed, the patient will be given herbs to support the healing. The leech will release the mucus. The mucus is used to regenerate the nerves, remove dirty blood, and cure diseases. The therapy is done many times based on the diseases. Leech therapy can also cure cancer but it will take longer time even for months depending on the state of cancer. Everyone can do leech therapy except children under the age of 7 years and the pregnant women.
Arafura Fish Therapy
Arafura fish is from Turkey which originally lived in seawater and then moved into a freshwater. This fish is eating dead skin on the feet and stimulates the growth of new skin cells. The function is to make the skin smooth and stimulate the opening nerve and blood circulation which makes the body more relaxed and fresh. This therapy should not be more than 30 minutes because the skin will soften if too long soaking in the water.
Bee therapy begins in China and the Middle East especially Egypt. This traditional treatment has practiced for thousands of years before the modern treatment begins in Europe. One of famous acupuncture modification is by using a honey bee sting needle called bee acupuncture. Bee sting contains melittin, adolapin, and MCD-peptides have functioned as the anti-inflammatory.
In medical science, rheumatic is commonly cured with anti-inflammatory drugs namely cortisol. It has negative side effects on the body. On the other hand, using a bee sting will stimulate to produce its own cortisol. Cortisol is a hormone that capable of suppressing inflammatory processes in the body.
In modern treatment, animal physical therapy for diseases treatment is still practiced. A lot of people still prefer traditional methods of treatment and use a certain animal as mediator.