Book of hirudotherapy

well illustrated with color photos and diagrams treatment with leeches, author Lydia Kuplevska, 196 p. This book describes the most important and key points in practice Hirudotherapy.
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Book on hirudotherapy “Naturopathic Medicine. Hirudotherapy and Physiology of Health” describes the most important and key points in practical hirudotherapy, emphasizes the causes leading to the development of various diseases, the connection between all organs and systems, the importance of drinking water to ensure the normal functioning of the body.

In this book, you will learn the rules of attaching leeches for the prevention and treatment of diseases. It dispells myths about leeches, describes the methods of attaching leeches in practical medicine, “reactions after the attachment of leeches”, and formulates indications and contraindications for hirudotherapy. The author provides specific clinical cases of beneficial use of hirudotherapy.

The book “Naturopathic Medicine. Hirudotherapy and Physiology of Health» by L.A. Kuplevska is also relevant for people who want to be treated or treat with leeches at home.
Our book will introduce you to this most ancient method of treatment, which, due to its simplicity, safety, and efficiency, has recently become more and more popular in Ukraine and other countries of Europe, Israel, CIS countries, and the Baltic states.

The year 2000 was called the “Year of Leech” in the United States.

In this publication, you will find the most practical information on hirudotherapy.

Lidiya Antonivna Kuplevska is the Director and Chief Medical Officer of the Medical Center of Hirudotherapy in Lviv. The Hirudo-Med medical center opened 15 years ago and it is one of the first in Ukraine and in Western Europe. Lydiya Kuplevska has a higher medical education, she is a doctor of the highest category, graduated from Lviv Medical University. She worked in the ambulance team for 10 years. Participant of the first Russian congress of hirudotherapists, visceral therapist, diagnostician of Chinese medicine, phytotherapist. The organizer and author of courses of hirudotherapy in Warsaw, Przemysl, Prague, Bratislava, Chisinau, Tel Aviv. The author of books on hirudotherapy, which are published in Ukrainian, Russian, Czech, Polish.

The book about leeches is well illustrated with color photos and schemes of treatment with leeches, author Lidiya Kuplevska, 196 pages, the price is 160 UAH. This book describes the most important and key points in practical hirudotherapy. You will learn the rules of attaching leeches for the prevention and treatment of diseases. The book dispells myths about leeches, describes the methods of attaching leeches in practical medicine, “reactions after the attachment of leeches”, and formulates indications and contraindications for hirudotherapy.

The author provides specific clinical cases of beneficial use of hirudotherapy. The book is especially relevant for people who want to be treated or treat with leeches at home. It introduces you to this most ancient method of treatment that, due to its simplicity, safety, and efficiency, has recently become more and more popular in Ukraine and in other European countries, countries of the CIS, and the Baltic states In this publication, you will find the most practical information on hirudotherapy. The book is well illustrated. The publication is intended for doctors of different specialties, who are interested in the issues of hirudotherapy and study hirudotherapy and treating leeches.

contents

 

  1. History of hirudotherapy …………………………………………………………………………………… 6
    2. Types of leeches ……………………………………………………………………………………………………… 8
    3. Breeding of medicinal leeches under artificial conditions ……………………… .10
    4. Storage of medicinal leeches ……………………………………………………………………… 18
    5. Anatomy of the leech …………………………………………………………………………………………… .20
    6. How does the leech treat? …………………………………………………………………………………………….24
    7. Blood and its functions in the body …………………………………………………………………… .28
    8. Blood coagulation system ……………………………………………………………………… .35
    9. Lymphatic system ………………………………………………………………………………….38
    10. Violation of blood quality …………………………………………………………………………… .41
    11. What is the cause of illness?………………………………………………………………… .51
    12. Where to start? Fundamentals of health …………………………………………………………………… 55
    13. Cleansing the body – simple steps to health ……………………………………… 63
  2. Phytotherapy. Medicinal plants, natural remedies,
    beekeeping products used in hirudotherapy ……………………… .. 69
    15. Why does a leech treat so many diseases? ………………………………………………… .84
    16. Organization of work in the hirudotherapeutic office ………………………… ..89
    17. Information for the patient before the procedure …………………………………………… .91
    18. Technique and methods of attaching leeches …………………………………………………………… ..95
    19. General principles of treatment ……………………………………………………………………………… 98
    20. Reactions after the attachment of leeches ……………………………………………………………………………… ..101
    21. Complications during hirudotherapy ………………………………………………………………… 104
    22. Energy system of the person ……………………………………………………………………………… 106
    23. Indications and contraindications for the use of leeches …… .108
    24. The leech heals …
    I. Diseases of the cardiovascular system
    • atherosclerosis ……………………………………………………………………………………………… .115
    • angina pectoris, cardialgia ……………………………………………………………………………………… 118
    • hypertonic disease ………………………………………………………………………… .119
    • varicose veins, thrombophlebitis ………………… .120
    • hemorrhoids, rectal fissures ………………………………………………………… .123
    II. Diseases of the musculoskeletal system
    • osteochondrosis ……………………………………………………………………………………………… 125
  • hernia …………………………………………………………………………….127
    • fractures of bones, sores, hematomas after injuries …………………………………… .131
    III. Diseases of the respiratory system
    • bronchitis, bronchial asthma …………………………………………………………………… .131
    IV. Gynecological diseases
    • benign tumors of the uterus and appendages ………………………… … .133
    • mastopathy ………………………………………………………………………………………………… .137
    • infertility, adhesive process ………………………………………………………………….. 139
    V. Urological diseases
    • adenoma and chronic prostatitis …………………………………………………………… 140
    • male infertility …………………………………………………………………………………… .142
  1. Diseases of the thyroid gland
    • thyroid dysfunction ………………………………………………………………………… ..145
    VII Liver diseases

VIII. Neurological diseases

IX Allergic manifestations, skin diseases

  1. Eye diseases
    • inflammation …………………………………………………………………… .155
    • glaucoma ……………………………………………………………………………………………………… 156
    XI Otolaryngologic diseases
    • rhinitis ………………………………………………………………… 157
    • diseases of the ear ………………………………………………………………………………………… .158
    XII. Diseases of the oral cavity ………………………………………………………………………… .158
    XIII. Peculiarities of treatment by leeches in children ………………………………………………… .161
    XIV. Use of leeches in cosmetology ……………………………………………………….163
    25. Description of the areas used for attaching leeches ………………………………… 167
    26. Examples of practice of treatment with leeches ……………………………… .184
    Literature ……………………………………………………………………………………………………… ..190