Many people are now taking to leech therapy to treat conditions ranging from hight blood pressure to piles, from healing wounds to hair fall. Only the medicinal leeches are used for treatment. The therapy has a lot many advantages, without any side effects.
The therapy is usually done on patients with rheumatoid arthritis, tennis elbow, varicose veins, hemorrhoids, cysts or after stroke. According to medical experts, leeches remove blood from their host and release pain-killing and blood-thinning substances into the blood through their saliva. The saliva contains more than 100 different bioactive substances, including anticoagulants, vasodilators and analgesic, neurotransmitters, hormones.
Before the Leech Session please refer to the procedures provided below :