The methods of diagnosis and treatment focus on particular diseases and the general condition. The essence of Tibetan medicine is to maintain the balance between mind and body. It will be helpful for people to practice breathing exercises, stretching exercises and meditation to maintain a healthier and happier life.
Method of diagnosis
A visual diagnosis, consisting mainly of urine, eye and tongue examination, pulse diagnosis, and questioning of the patient. Pulse diagnosis is done by placing the fingers in different positions on the wrists to feel the wrists. He can therefore feel the state of the energies and their balance as well as the state of the internal organs. Communication between the therapist and the patient is very important because it reveals further information about the nature of the patient’s complaints. In some cases, the therapist will press specific points on the body, which not only provides additional information about the condition, but it’s effect is also an energy-balancing treatment.
Method of treatment
After making the diagnosis, the therapist will explain to the patient the nature of her energy imbalances. Then he will offer specific advice on food and behaviors appropriate for the patient’s condition. There are also other traditional Tibetan treatment methods such as moxa, hormé and cupping