Every so often I work with a patient who has a particularly tight muscle, a large stubborn knot, or a seriously wiry and tight connective tissue. On those occasions, I pull out my Gua Sha tools and go to town. While many people think of Chinese medicine as being all about acupuncture and herbs, there are many lesser-known healing methods that are a part of this medicine. Among them is the practice of Gua Sha. Yes, Gua Sha sounds like something you would yell . . . ? Read More: Everything You Need to Know About Gua Sha read more..