Deeds of hands and fingers


Treatment of hands and fingers


 Introduction:

   It should be known how hand and fingers work while giving compression before the treatment of any disease according to modern massage therapy.      It should be known how hand and fingers work while giving compression before the treatment of any disease according to modern massage therapy. A person can do the simplest and hardest deed with the help hands. A person has been doing many deeds to compress, rub and pat human body with the help of hands since ancient time.

          Generally, inhabitants of forest have hands and five fingers like persons. But the thumb of the inhabitants of forest is not as much developed as they may do work like worldly people. There are eight muscles in the thumb of a person. This is the reason that thumb is quite different than the other fingers. The thumb is undeveloped in children. It starts to grow as the person grows. 

 

Structure of the fingers and hands:There are some shapes with bent on the palms of hands which are made with the tissues. There are holes of cutis on the palms through which sweat perspires.

  • There are some shapes with bent on the palms of hands which are made with the tissues. There are holes of cutis on the palms through which sweat perspires. On one hand these shapes provide the quality of sensitiveness and provide to hold any thing on the other hand.  
  • The root of the finger and phalanx of the finger are very sensitive. Phalanxes of thumb, first finger and ring finger are very sensitive. With the help of such sensory elements of temperature of these sensitive puffed portions, the practitioner decides about the coolness and warmth of the patient’s skin.  Meisser’s touch makes us feel touch whereas corpuscles makes us feel temperature. 
  • Pacinian corpuscle makes us feel pressure, crosses corpuscle coldness and free nerve too much pain. For the treatment of diseases according to modern massage therapy, these organs are considered very essential to find out about the hardness of the flesh and body temperature. The more experienced person will become aware about the minute changes which occur in the body easily. 

Nails:

          There is horn like substance on the skin of nail and this substance appears like a plate. One edge of the nail is free completely whereas other edge is a little puffed from the skin of finger. The lower portion of the nail is like sprouted surface which is called the base of nail and this is the edge of nail from where it grows. The nail grows from 0.1 to 0.15 mm in a day approximately. The root of the nail is in the form of sublunary with whiteness which is not completely hard till now.

Relation of nails from several diseases:

Spoon like shape of nail: The middle portion of the nail is pressed like spoon because of which there is a deficiency of iron in the blood.

          The middle portion of the nail is pressed like spoon because of which there is a deficiency of iron in the blood. Besides it, the bacteria of eczema and duodenal grow because of this reason. 

Hippocratic nail:

          When this stage takes birth, the last end of the nail covers to the tip of the nail. The reason behind this is the tip and thickness of the nail. This stage can be attached with heart diseases, lungs diseases and diseases of windpipes.

Reedy nail:

Long nail with hollowness is the result of neural malnutrition, insufficient vitamin ‘A’ or artificial excitements.