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Reflex Zone Therapy of the Feet

Reflex Zone Therapy of the Feet

A Comprehensive Guide for Health Professionals

The classic reflexology reference with new material and new illustrations

• Includes an expanded list of ailments and treatments, new case studies, and new material on symptoms, new zone discoveries, massage techniques, detox reactions to treatment, and treating babies and children

• New clear, easy-to-understand color illustrations

• By the most well-known and experienced reflexologist in Europe today

Based on Hanne Marquardt’s early training with Eunice Ingham and her many years of practical experience as a therapist and teacher, this authoritative manual describes the reflex zones of the feet in detail. With full-color illustrated maps as well as explanations of how these zones relate to the internal organs, Marquardt’s guide to treating many common ailments such as migraine, sciatica, and bronchitis both in others and oneself has stood the test of time.

This revised edition contains completely new color illustrations throughout as well as new case studies and an expanded list of ailments and treatments. Marquardt also includes new information on symptoms, massage techniques, treating babies and children, and recent discoveries in reflexology such as the solar plexus zone. Offering new discussions of the relationship between the foot and the human form, why the feet are treated and not the hands, and recognizing the healing signs of detoxification reactions, this updated edition provides a solid foundation for those just delving in to reflexology as well as an enriched reference for bodywork professionals.
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  • Healing Arts Press | 
  • 192 pages | 
  • ISBN 9781594773617 | 
  • December 2010
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Chapter 15

Possible Background Zone

Headache Patients


Patients presenting with headaches can be used to illustrate the variety of possible causal relationships. For example, six patients came for therapy complaining of the same symptom, namely headache.

For these patients, basic treatment always focuses on the reflex zones of the head, which are the symptom zones. In addition to the symptom zones, the following causal reflex zones (CRZ) must be considered:

1. The alimentary tract
2. Altered dynamics of the spinal column, particularly in the cervical vertebrae
3. Teeth and sinuses
4. The... see more

About the Author

Hanne Marquardt

Hanne Marquardt, a registered nurse, naturopath, and student of the reflexology pioneer Eunice Ingham, is the most well-known and experienced reflexologist in Europe today. The founder of 15 reflexology schools in Germany and abroad, she lectures on foot reflexology throughout the world. She lives in Germany.

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